This project features the work of 4 artists who have gathered inspiration from the giant blast furnaces known as "Carrie." The work features images of the massive iron-producing blast furnace remains, steel sculpture, and illuminated sculpture incorporating graffiti from the furnace site.The rad photographers (and sculptor) in this show include:
The opening reception will be Thursday, October 1st 2009, from 6 pm to 9 pm at the historic Pump House & Water Tower Museum, which is part of the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area.
Specialty wines are being poured by Dreadnought Wine distributors at the opening reception for your enjoyment.
The Square Cafe will provide delightful appetizers.
George Thomas Mendel:
Norm W. Schumm:
Checkout more examples of the work that is included in the exhibit over here on the Pittsburgh Grapevine site!
(Found via Digging Pitt!)