Marlana Adele Vassar is a Pittsburgh-area artist and University of Pittsburgh alum (2006). Using figures as the primary subjects, she weaves symbolism and surrealism throughout her art, creating images that are personal yet open to interpretation.

May 22, 2024

Combining mythical history and narrative transformation, artist Scott Hocking creates site-specific sculptural work, photographic installations, and a plethora of other mediums to convey his thoughts.

March 01, 2023

Interview by Daniel Mariotti Photos by Daniel Mariotti and Hailey Hatch Hailey and I took some time to chat during an Open Studio at our Rockford location. Art and creating …

July 25, 2022

Written by Christian Bell and Kim Nikolaev Bronze is the most common and widely used metal to cast sculptures around the world. An alloy consisting mostly of copper, its malleability …

June 21, 2022

A tape measure, chip brush, and dental tools hang on a wall. This isn’t the beginning of a joke but rather important tools used in our foundry as we make …

June 15, 2022

Animations by Ron Lyons, Written by Daniel Mariotti, Photographs and Video by Daniel Mariotti SAND CASTING The typical process of creating a sand casting starts with the “cope” or the …

April 12, 2022