John V. Muntean

Magic Angle Sculpture



Happy Birthday Maestro Muti



Three Men



Three Women





and 5

3 Category Finalists 2015



Knight Mermaid Pirate-Ship

Knight Mermaid Pirate-Ship

Dragon Butterfly Jet




"Coyote Elephant Horse" by Madeline Muntean inspired by the MAS on the same subject and using Organic Chemistry symbols. Look for benzene, acetone, and 2,3-dimethyl-2-butene.


"The map is not the territory." Alfred Korzybski

One of my favorite quotes and with an interesting analogy to MAS. The shadow is the map; The sculpture is the territory.





New Book with MAS on cover. (click here to see video of sculpture)




Stop Motion

Watch Dragon Butterfly Jet stop motion Lego® video.

Watch Lego® The Shape of Imagination, produced by Ogilvy & Mather Singapore, (on Vimeo)

Watch a cute short video from a store visitor.



3/8 scale Acrylic and Stainless Steel 2014
1.5” x 1.5” x 1.5”    4.375" x 4.375" base



Abstract in three dimensions, representational in two. When lit from above and rotated at the magic angle (54.7°) it will cast three (or four) alternating shadows.

Perspective Matters

Site last updated Monday, September 5, 2016