was held at Chicago
October 4, 2012 - to - October 6, 2012
Chicago Sculpture International [CSI],
an affilitae of ISC organized many sculpture shows,
both indoors and outdoors] throughout the city for this event.
Here is an excerpt from the invitation..
Vector Custom Fabricating: Pig Roast & Exhibit
Vector Custom Fabricating is taking the occasion of the ISC Conference in Chicago to express it's gratitude to all the artists that have employed its services over the past 34 years. Vector is an artist owned and operated company specializing in the fabrication of sculpture. An exhibit showcasing its long history of collaborations will accompany a Pig Roast featuring beer from a local brewery. This celebration is open to all attendees of the ISC conference. Vector is located in an industrial neighborhood dating back to the 1850's. Transportation is not provided for this event. Located just 15 minutes west of the Loop.
This late-night "Carnival of Fire" will include an iron pour, glass blowing, fire spinning, fire breathing, fire hooping, and more, focusing on this use of fire as a sculptural element.
Iron Pour, Aluminum Pour and Glass Blowing,
and also Professional Fire Performers with Pig Roast and Drinks!!!
For many images of Fire Carnival click here..
PART III: Small- Scale Sculptures and Maquettes..
by artists who have employed the services of Vector, and
artists who provide those services on behalf of Vector .
Now coming to PART I , general images from the day..
I always wanted to meet him. This is the first time I met Mike Baur,
and was very happy to know, he knew me.