Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

...Frazier, first announced two years ago, was almost knocked out by fundraising problems and the sudden death of the original sculptor. Layne, 46, won the commission the second time around and began working in March.When Frazier died of liver cancer three...

Sculptor's wife continues Crazy Horse project

CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL, S.D. - When Ruth Ross married sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski in 1950, her husband's vow also became...Hartford, Conn., and met Korczak Ziolkowski, a self-taught sculptor, when she was 13. In the late 1940s, she came to the Black...

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Sculptor chosen for black monument

COLUMBIA -- A Colorado sculptor who learned black history as an adult because his childhood school did not teach it has won the contest to design the South Carolina...

The Artside: Sculptor will explain methods of working with stone

...Following Michelangelo's often-quoted premise that every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it, Birchill has said that he must see the image in the stone before he ever starts to work on it. He uses only...

The Artside: Sacred Heart to show paintings by artist-teacher Kuhlke

...she graduated from Georgia Southern College and studied with Hans J. Staude in Florence, Italy; with Chicago painter and sculptor Freeman Schoolcraft; and with acrylic painter Marjorie Dean Andruk. She now lives in Aiken, where she teaches and maintains...

The Artside: Slonem's art inspired by own aviary

Works by painter, printmaker and sculptor Hunt Slonem are on exhibit at the Morris Museum of Art, highlighted...November and early December. LOOKING PAST THE HOLIDAYS: Wood sculptor Marvin Miller will be on hand for a First Friday event Jan...

Augusta sculptor gives fallen trees new life as artwork

...always had an affinity for carving wood."I first worked for a sculptor as an apprentice in the Pacific Northwest," Rust said...when the old cedar hit the ground. He's been supplying the sculptor with material for years."Brian prefers as much as he can...

Sculptor puts his artistic twist on everyday objects

...Even when he isn't drawing, Atlanta artist Andrew T. Crawford recognizes pencil potential in his work. Primarily a sculptor, Mr. Crawford explores everyday objects in abstract ways. Using familiar objects as a starting points - bats, rulers...

Sculptor uses glass as medium to capture human experience

...this, you are able to go back and articulate some of the things you have done." ON DISPLAYTHE EXHIBITION: Richard Jolley: Sculptor of GlassTHE DATES: Saturday-May 9; museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m...

Sculptor picks up camera, uses it to create art

...Lawson works in shadow and light. As an artist, he works in the far more abstract media of space and time. Trained as a sculptor, Mr. Lawson began using a camera to document his work. When he became interested in the earthworks movement, which involves...