Monument to Vitus Bering: Working Model
Medium:Wood, Clay, Plaster and Metal
Date:2001 – 2004
Height: 40 in
Width: 115 in
Depth: 50 in
Large sculpture of a man with a hat and coat on looking into the distance, windblown.
This monument to the great explorer Vitus Bering, was Daniel Kaminker's senior thesis in the sculpture department of the Academy of Art and Design, in St. Petersburg, 2001-2002. Daniel Kaminker is the son of popular Russian artist Dmitry Kaminker. They've worked together on many projects, though Daniel is also recognized for his own award-winning work.