Ian Burns Manipulates Shadows And Light Into Ghostly Graffiti
'Every kid seems to be fascinated by shadow puppets. When the electricity gets cut out and there’s nothing but your hands and a flashlight to entertain you, the person who can create the most intricate shadow (the ubiquitous bunny rabbit does not count) is king. By that standard, Australian artist Ian Burns is emperor. In his sculptures, Burns plays with light and reflection to spell out words and project images….'