Sculpture being shipped (Feb/12)
This week another important and major project was completed at the Foundry. To reach up to its final delivery, we had a whole year of work, since its first conception, going through all the stages of production, and ending to the last finishing and patina.
The piece is 10ft high and 12ft wide, and will be installed in a place where people go to cheer for their favorite team and sport. So far we can not reveal the name of the piece and where it goes, but stay tuned that in a few weeks all will be revealed! Continue Reading
Bliss Dance Sculpture (photo: Russeddyphoto)
The sculpture titled “Bliss Dance”, by the artist Marco Cochrane was installed in Treasure Island, CA, in the end of 2011.
“Bliss Dance” is a 40ft tall woman figure standing on one foot as she dances, hands in the air. The sculpture is lit by 1,000 LED lights controlled by a customized iPad or iPhone application, which Cochrane hopes to offer for download soon, organizers said.
De Stabler at the De Young, SF
An important exhibition is on at the De Young Museum, in San Francisco, from January 14th to April 22nd, 2012.
Titled “Matter + Spirit: The Sculpture of Stephen De Staebler”, the show brings to the audience a retrospect of Stephen De Stabler’s work along his 50 years of career. The renowned Bay Area artist, who died in 2011, devoted his sculptural practice in clay and bronze to resurrecting the human figure as the most natural vessel for humanity and spirituality. Continue Reading
"Remember Them" at Oakland, CA
On September 2011, an important monument was revealed in Oakland, CA. The monument titled Remember Them – Champions for Humanity is considered the biggest in the West Coast and it features the 25 most remarkable humanitarians of the world. It was a project by the artist Mario Chiodo and Artworks Foundry is proud to say that we were involved since its first beginning.
Discover the amazing world of Artworks Foundry in this video! Check out how is our day-by-day at work, through glances and shots of our people with the hands on action!
Video produced and edited by Colin M. Day.
Thank you for watching!