Peter Richards’ Watershed Fabrication

“Watershed” created by Oakland artist Peter Richards, is an environmental artwork integrating its conceptual and philosophical underpinnings with its functional role at the San José Environmental Innovation Center. On a plot on the NW side of the new Household Hazardous Waste Facility (HHW), a 6,600 gallon water storage tank collects and stores rainwater captured from…

Gizmo’s Fabrication Focus

Gizmo’s main focus is in helping artists and museums, and whenever a project demands advance fabrication techniques or need to be installed under challenging conditions, Gizmo provides the experience and stamina to make the work look beautiful, professional, and enduring. We continue to develop outdoor and permanent public artworks in all kinds of mediums, including…

kinetic-sculpture/Salute

Gizmo helped California sculptor Michael Davis by fabricating, transporting, and installing “Salute”, a marker of time and location, continually interacting with the environmental conditions of the site. Mounted in front of the new Kansas City (MO) Metro Police station, the work resembles a weather vane topped with a copper officer saluting the surrounding community. Below…

Gizmo Installing at the Asian Art Museum

Pure Views: Contemporary Chinese Art Gizmo was hired by project manager Michael Faw in April 2011 to help iCulture transform the Asian Art Museum’s Loggia and Samsung Hall into temporary galleries and install over 80 large canvases and sculptures by many of China’s most influential contemporary artists. Gizmo assembled a team of top-notch technicians and…