ARIZONA SCULPTURE SOCIETY Open House For The Public January 30th.by Charles Spillar on Jan. 27, 2010, under arts, Tucson Art
An exciting event will take place at Industria Studios in Tucson Saturday, January 30th and the public is invited. Industria Studios, a 501c Non-Profit Organization, is the home of the Arizona Sculpture Society newly formed in 2009.
The public event will have demonstrations of bronze creation and blacksmithing, performances by Flam Chen, music by the Shaky Bones band, drumming with Anarchestra, an ASS member art show, a silent auction & raffle, and food and drink. The admission is only $5.00.
Arizona Sculpture Society was formed to allow individuals to further explore their individual creativity outside of a classroom environment. Members are allowed studio time and use of studio tools and equipment to create their own artworks. Membership in the society provides the opportunity to interact, share ideas, and build associations with other artists.
Industria Studios, Inc. was founded in 2003 by local artists to provide a non-competitive, educational 5000 sq, ft. working studio complete with tools , machinery for sculptural fabrication, ceramics, foundry, and a forge.
ISI offers numerous courses and workshop opportunities for individuals to explore the fine arts through short-term affordable classes. The classes include Sculpture (Multiple types from bronze casting to kinetics), 2-D Painting including making your own canvases, Photography, and a special course on Designing & Building Musical Instruments.
The open house art event will be held at the Industria Studios location this coming Saturday, January 30 beginning at 4:00 PM. The address of the ISI studios is 1441 E. 17th Street, Tucson. For additional information about the January 30th event, membership in the Arizona Sculpture Society, or the course schedule for upcoming classes held at the Industria Studios visit: http://www.industriastudios.org Phone: (520) 235-0797 Fax: (520) 318-0564 Email: email@example.com
NOTE: Since the location is hard to find for the first time, follow these directions or check you google or mapquest maps online: Take the light @ 15th Street/Winsett W on 15th St. from Campbell. Take the first left on Cherry, 1st right on 16th St, 1st left onto Vine. The event grounds are immediately to the right just opposite Roma’s Imports: 627 S. Vine.