Inspired by the fantastic shapes created by large flocks of starlings, my piece depicts a murmuring female figure. Her face emerges from the flock, speaking to us all.
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. Rebirth, his 2021 Sculpturewalk mosaic piece depicting a matryoshka Mother Earth, was a co-winner of the 2021 People’s Choice Award.
Murmuration, creatively fashioned from welded found objects and recycled steel, is inspired by the fantastic shapes created by large flocks of starlings. The female figure’s face emerges from the flock, speaking and connecting to us all.