Roberto Cardinale is active/lives in New Mexico. Roberto Cardinale is known for sculptor-religious buildings.
Biography Roberto Cardinale
Roberto Cardinale builds small churches, missions and synagogues out of wood. The finished sculptures are handsome, semi-rustic earth-toned structures.
It was natural for Roberto Cardinale to choose to build places of worship. For five years he was a practicing Benedictine monk and from this evolved his interest in religious architecture. All of his sculptures are tributes to spiritual places, "the intense, physical manifestation of a community's beliefs".
Although Roberto spends many long hours researching these historical buildings, his houses of worship are not meant to be built exactly to scale. The weathered effect is achieved by a great deal of carving, scraping, staining and painting. Using artistic li
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