Plaque by Stephen Kaltenbach on the East Bay Express. (Edition: April 4-10, 2012)
Another bronze cast at Artworks Foundry was on the news recently!
The bronze artwork pictured on the East Bay Express news is a plaque made by the artist Stephen Kaltenbach and it’s part of the interesting exhibition tittled “State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970”, at the Berkeley Art Museum (2626 Bancroft Way, Berkeley).
Dolby Chadwick Gallery
For the art lovers who like painting and drawing, we recommend the new show of Edwige Fouvry that is happening at the Dolby Chadwick Gallery, in San Francisco. The show is tittled “Ars Memoriae” and is open to the public from April 5th.
The gallery has also other collections for those who are interested in other art styles, such as photography, sculpture and printmaking. Among the sculptures, you will find also many of the Stephen De Staebler’s bronze master pieces which are cast at Artworks Foundry. Continue Reading
Movie scene at Artworks!
Last weekend at Artworks Foundry something unusual happened. After the shop shut down it became the back drop for a new film being produced by Berkeley film students.
The film is written and directed by Raymond Swanland. For his first project the director was looking for some places around the bay area that could be interesting and convinient to bring all the staff and gear. As he was already familiar with the bronze foundry activities, he saw in Artworks Foundry an exciting place to incorporate into the film. Continue Reading