Christiaan Nagel is a contemporary street artist sculptor renown for creating very large mushrooms. The artist uses polymers to create the mushrooms which he places very high up on large buildings.
Nagel was born in Durban, South Africa in the year 1982.
Below we view the artist installing one of his signature mushrooms:
One exhibition featuring Nagel’s mushrooms was about a fish swimming through solid objects. The exhibition was based on a trip from eating a poisonous mushroom and having a hallucination.
The artist enjoys music and even designed his own guitar.
Nagel is based out of London, England.
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Christiaan Nagel is a fantastic artist. He is a great example of contemporary art for the subject matter he chooses, mushrooms, and the way he depicts them using a contemporary material, polymer.