Artist Selçuk Yılmaz creates 550 pound lion sculpture from metal scraps

Creative artists have a very vast and unique imagination, with which they breathes life into almost anything. We have seen artists creating artwork from salvaged wood, recycled auto parts and discarded items. If you have an affinity for such sort of creations, then you are going to love this one. Meet Selçuk Yılmaz, an Istanbul-based artist who has created an incredible sculpture of a lion by just using metal scraps.

Creative artists have a very vast and unique imagination, with which they breathes life into almost anything. We have seen artists creating artwork from salvaged wood, recycled auto parts and discarded items. If you have an affinity for such sort of creations, then you are going to love this one. Meet Selçuk Yılmaz, an Istanbul-based artist who has created an incredible sculpture of a lion by just using metal scraps.  Dubbed Aslan (Turkish for Lion), the mesmerizing lion sculpture is created from almost 4,000 pieces of metal scraps. Every single metal piece was hand-cut and hammered by the artist himself. It took him about a year to complete the sculpture which weighs about 550 pounds (250kg). Scroll down to see the pictures of this extraordinary metal lion sculpture by Selçuk Yılmaz.

Dubbed Aslan (Turkish for Lion), the mesmerizing lion sculpture is created from almost 4,000 pieces of metal scraps. Every single metal piece was hand-cut and hammered by the artist himself. It took him about a year to complete the sculpture which weighs about 550 pounds (250kg). Scroll down to see the pictures of this extraordinary metal lion sculpture by Selçuk Yılmaz.

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