Traditional metal art attaches great importance to the value of materials such as gold, silver, copper, iron, and tin. Especially gold and silver, which are precious metals, have always been a symbol of human social status, identity standards, and wealth.
A large number of occupants of metal art is mainly the minority class in a centralized society. Their aesthetic tastes and hobbies directly influence the development of metal art, which leads to the formation of aesthetic standards in pursuit of luxury and superb craftsmanship.
It constitutes the delicate and exquisite, gorgeous and luxuriant style model of traditional metal art. Modern metal art focuses on the aesthetic value of the material itself and gives it a richer spiritual and aesthetic connotation, which effectively expands the expression and infection of metal materials force. Designing and conceiving sculptures in accordance with the texture characteristics of the materials themselves has become a very important principle for the artistic creation of modern art.
Different materials have different aesthetics. Different processing methods and techniques are the prerequisite techniques for different aesthetics to fully demonstrate and guarantee, and the prerequisites for different aesthetics to fully demonstrate and guarantee. The production process also becomes a process of dialogue between artists and materials. In the process, ability and skill are constantly exerted, and finally,
it becomes an artistic work that has the unique charm of metal materials and is full of personality. Especially important is the aesthetic factor of the material, which is taken as the organic element of the style of his work, so that its value and meaning are greatly sublimated. Different from the aesthetic meaning and value orientation, the distance between modernity and tradition is widened.