Arik's Blog 

April 12, 2016




Omni lingual,

Omni cultural,

Any formed...




April 16, 2014

There are two basic ways to work with wires, the "cold" way or with heating the wire. You heat the wire - metal in in order to soften it, because it is too hard to work "cold".


The wires I use are usually flexible to some degree, meaning they are not too soft and not t...

July 10, 2012

In 2004, Wire Artist Elizabeth Berrien founded Wire Sculpture International, the worldwide guild of wire sculptors. The guild is inactive but the significance of this declaration should be noted.


From Elizabeth Berriens site:

The Mission of Wire Sculpture International


March 30, 2012

"Out of the box Jack" is a series of works made early 2012. It is a direct derivative of "Talking Heads", my previous exhibition portraying the people we meet on the street. People we cross without noticing, each running along with his own life....

May 16, 2011

Wire Sculpture and Art accompany us since the dawn of Civilization. Almost as far as history goes we can find evidence of this art form. Egyptians created jewellery with gold wires. Slovakien tinkers spread through Europe this art form as early as the 1600's. The Indus...

January 31, 2011


This blog will be dedicated to my areas of interest, some of them  are Art related, others less. Look for non Art related posts on the "Beynd Art" page. Join me and please, don't hesitate or forget to leave your comments...

Please reload

All Posts

April 12, 2016

January 3, 2015

September 19, 2014

September 8, 2014

April 16, 2014

February 16, 2013

July 10, 2012

March 30, 2012

July 23, 2011

Please reload

Search by Tags

Arik Afek

Phone:  +972-53-825-2817  |  Email:

  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Pinterest Icon