Alloy Pittsburgh is a unique visual and performing arts project co-founded by Pittsburgh artists Sean Derry and Chris McGinnis. The project was developed in collaboration with the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area and the Kipp Gallery at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Alloy Pittsburgh offers 15 artists from the greater Pittsburgh region the opportunity to develop temporary site-based artworks for the Carrie Furnace National Historic Landmark.
Monday, September 30, 2013
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Thanks to Alex Oliver and the UNLISTED: Second Steel project for such a great interview! UNLISTED is a site-specific performance series that moves from city to city. This September they will present live performances in various parts of Pittsburgh on September 25-28th. For more information about Unlisted and their interview with Alloy Pittsburgh visit the link below. Thanks Alex!!!
Thursday, August 8, 2013
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Silver Eye Center for Photography is hosting a photography exhibition on the Carrie Furnaces. The show opens this Friday, August 2nd. Ron Baraff will discuss the exhibition and history of the Carrie Furnaces at Silver Eye on Thursday, August 22nd. More information can be found at Silver Eye Center for Photography.
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Monday, July 8, 2013
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Sunday, June 23, 2013
Alloy Pittsburgh artists conclude their individualized site research.
On Saturday, June 15, Americans for the Arts conference participants toured the Carrie Furnaces National Historic Landmark and met with the Alloy Pittsburgh artists. The tour was led by Ron Baraff. Thank you Ron for an amazing week!!
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Friday, June 14, 2013
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Friday, June 7, 2013
Friday, May 31, 2013
Artist and Industrial Arts Cooperative president Tim Kaulen will be speaking on Thursday, June 13, at 7:00 p.m. The presentation will take place at Concept Art Gallery, 1021 S. Braddock Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15218.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Internationally known installation artist Ann Hamilton will be speaking at The Braddock Community Center on Wednesday, June 12, at 7:00 p.m.
The Braddock Community Center is located at 416 Library Street, Braddock, PA 15104.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Writer and spoken-word artist Chuck Lanigan will be speaking at The Pump House on Tuesday, June 11, at 7:00 p.m.
The Pump House is located at 880 E. Waterfront Drive, Homestead, PA 15120
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Author, photographer, and landscape designer Rick Darke will be speaking at Frick Fine Arts Auditorium on Monday, June 10, at 7:00 p.m.
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium is located at 650 Schenely Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15260.
Known for merging cultural geography and ecology with art, Rick Darke has focused his work on researching and designing "livable landscapes." Darke's work has been widely published in books such as Annik La Farge's On The High Line: Exploring America's Most Original Urban Park, The New American Landscape: Leading Voices on the Future of Sustainable Gardening, and Fallingwater. Additionally, he has released his own book in recent years titled The Wild Garden: Expanded Edition. For more on Ricke Darke visit http://www.rickdarke.com/
Monday, May 27, 2013
Monday, June 10 Rick Darke, Author, Photographer and Landscape Design Consultant
Concept Art Gallery, 7:00 pm
1031 S Braddock Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218