Hammered Steel Animal Masks

Photo credit: Selcuk Yilmaz

Artist Selcuk Yilmaz can take sheets of hammered steel and turn them into stunning animal masks, including the tiger you see above. He says: “For me solitude is a gateway to creativity. My art is a response to social alienation. I see how society is full of turmoil and chaos. Creativity is a process that is alive in all things, and relates with human roots running deep with meaning. This evolution, from poor progress to doing something better needs patience. We need patience and have to know pain. Continue reading for more pictures.

Steel Animal Masks

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