Medium: mosaic over concrete on steel armature
Dimensions: 79" x 3' x 3'
An artist for close to 50 years, Winlaw’s Peter Vogelaar is a master in a variety of mediums. Focusing on sculpting over the past two decades, he’s won world and Olympic championships in sand and snow, along with public and private art commissions across the continent.
Traditionally, Matryoshkas (Russian nesting dolls) are a representation of the mother carrying a child within her, used to illustrate the unity of body, soul, mind, heart, and spirit. Rebirth’s stunning mosaic Matryoshka is inspired by nature – she shelters a fresh seedling, the new growth symbolizing growth, held by nurturing hands.