Sculptures by Ron Mueck
“Although I spend a lot of time on the surface, it’s the life inside I want to capture.”
– Ron Mueck
Hyperrealist sculptor Ron Mueck was born in 1958 in Melbourne, Australia. The son of German-born toymakers, Mueck grew up making creatures, puppets and costumes in his spare time, experimenting with materials and techniques. With no formal art training beyond high school, he began his career making models for television and film.