Artworks Foundry Tour
Artworks Foundry is pleased to offer tours to anyone interested in learning about the technique of the lost wax process.
Groups are led through each department of the foundry to demonstrate how an original sculpture become a finished broze. The highlight of every tour is viewing the pouring of molten bronze.
Bronze cast at Artworks on the San Francisco Chronicle (March 15th)
In this Thursday’s (March 15th) SF Chronicle you can find a bronze sculpture made by the artist Alice Shaw and cast at Artworks Foundry.
The work piece is tittled “One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure” and it’s part of Alice Shaw’s exhibition “Landscape Update”, at Gallery 15, in San Francisco.
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