Joe Castillo is an artist, but not like any you have ever seen. He does not use a permanent medium like paint, clay or even crayons. Castillo uses his extraordinary talents to create unconventional, one-of-a-kind sand pictures. Using nothing but his hands, he shifts and moves grains of sand to make beautiful depictions of images that touch the heart.
Joe’s piece, Never Forget, is a remarkable depiction of America’s 9-11 tragedy. It is filled with all the raw emotion and extraordinary humanity that made that day so painful and unforgettable. Like the shifting emotions that wracked Americans’ spirits and fears, Joe shifts his dramatic creations from one scene to another with the ease of a real artist.
With his incredible talent and obvious passion for humanity, Joe opens his heart and shares his love and faith in each and every portrait he sculpts in the sand. His “Never Forget” is a perfect example of the ease in which he draws us into his art.
In the creation of his visually compelling masterpieces, he incorporates light and music to emphasize and enhance the moment. The total experience of a Joe Castillo art creation event is something you will not soon forget. Audiences who viewed Joe on America’s Got Talent were amazed at Joe’s unusual, beautiful way of expressing the soul of his art. His works are hypnotic and intriguing from the first moment Joe gently but deftly shifts the sand.
A crowd pleaser and artist in the truest sense, Joe Castillo brings hope to the world of art. In a world filled with the mundane, Joe Castillo is a breath of fresh air. Surely the first artist to make a splash in the sand, he is destined for world renown as the world becomes more exposed to Joe’s natural and fascinating sand creations.
Never forget the anniversary of September 11
One of the beautiful memorials designed to pay tribute to these horrific events has been created by Sand Artist Joe Castillo. Mr. Castillo is an artist of international fame who uses sand animation to tell touching stories. Sand animation is performed by placing sand on the top of a lighted box then the artist draws his story out in the sand.
The story Never Forget A Powerful Tribute of for ten year anniversary of September 11 comes to life right before your eyes in incredible detail and clarity. The entire drawing is done with music playing in the background. The music gives the story unfolding before your eyes a life of its own. Every American needs to go and watch this amazing 90-second video clip. The clip is a mere 90 seconds that has been taken from a 15-minute performance by Mr. Castillo, but during those 90 seconds, you can see the story of September 11 attacks.
11th unfold and feel the raw emotion in your heart and soul. Unique a powerful message being presented in a single, emotional way. Each of us has special talents for something, painting, building, storytelling and dance, but few of us put our skills to use with the amount of emotion and passion that Joe Castillo puts into his sand-stories.
This year will mark a milestone for this tragedy. Ground zero is now taking shape and showing us what a beautiful memorial and lasting tribute it will be for the people who lost their lives during this act of terrorism.
The ten year anniversary of September 11 attacks on the world trade center will remind all Americans of the day that made us truly understand how fragile and precious our life and country is. As Americans, we did not understand the real pain of terrorism until it was brought to us and laid in our laps. Now we know the emotional upheaval and fear that terroristic behavior creates. On May 1, 2011, US Navy Seal Team Six, brought Osama bin Laden to justice in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Osama bin Laden was the mastermind behind the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center.
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Originally posted 2011-05-13 21:02:39.