Auspicious Clouds

Gizmo fabricated Michael Arcega's benches to sit on Broadway Street. Client: Michael Arcega Category: Public Art Location: San Francisco, CA Date: September 2018 Michael Arcega was commissioned by San Francisco Arts Commission & the Department of Public Works. He chose Gizmo to fabricate and installed these benches along Broadway. Painted steel These functional sculptures draw inspiration from cloud motifs…

Points Of Departure

Client: Scott Oliver Category: Public Art Location: San Francisco Date: July 2018 Scott Oliver’s piece Points Of Departure is part of the Masonic Avenue Streetscape Improvement Project. Oliver says”, “I’m trying to make something that people using this space can connect with on some level,” Oliver told us. “The place isn’t really connected to a neighborhood. It’s a…

Daniel Hopper

Client: Daniel Hopper Category: Public Art Location: San Francisco Date: October 2017 Gizmo Art Production project managed, fabricated parts, and installed Daniel Hopper’s sculpture that is now located at 1075 Market st. on the front of a new apartment building. Daniel Hopper is a bay area artist and modern blacksmith who fabricated the metal rings that make…

Dream

The “Dream” sculpture idea came from the artist, Ana Teresa Fernandez. The sculpture was installed on the back of Bernal Hill in San Francisco, where 101 and 280 meet. The sculpture is covered in hundreds of mirrored polished stainless steel discs. Each individual disc was cut from Gizmo’s water jet machine and each was individually…

Adrien Segal

Adrien Segal hired Gizmo Art Production to fabricate and install her hanging sculpture. Client: Adrien Segal Category: Public Art Location: Capital One Building, San Francisco, California Date: January 2017 This sculpture was fabricated by water jet cutting stainless steel into the shape of a river. Alongside Adrien, Gizmo employees worked attaching the varying lengths of the ball…

Val Britton

Val Britton's whimsical "Passage" was prototyped and fabricated by Gizmo. Client: Val Britton  Category: Art Fabrication Location: Houston, Texas Date: May 2016 Val Britton in partnership with Gallery Wendi Norris, hired Gizmo to fabricate this incredibly detailed sculpture titled "Passage", to hang in San Francisco. The piece is mainly made up of waterjet cut and bent…

Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History

The public art piece that is the centerpiece of Abbott Square. Client: Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History Category: Sculpture Fabrication Location: Santa Cruz, California Date: May 2015 "In 2014, we held an international competition to design the major public sculpture that soars overhead in Abbott Square: BEACON, created by Gyroscope, Inc. and built by Gizmo Productions." Gizmo…

Reuben Margolin

In 2010, Gizmo helped Berkeley kinetic artist Reuben Margolin engineer, build and install his breathtaking sculpture. Client: Reuben Margolin Category: Sculpture Fabrication Location: Hilton Anatole, Dallas, Texas Date: 2010 “Nebula” hangs 132 feet down from the ceiling of the Anatole Hilton in Dallas, Texas. The ambitious 7 ton project contains 45,000 parts all suspended from…

Yulia Pinkusevich

Gizmo carved the undulating sculpture with chainsaws and grinders from multiple redwood trunks. Client: Yulia Pinkusevich Category: Art Installation Location: Stanford University, Palo Alto, California Date: October 2015 Artists are curious in nature and art is rooted in experimentation. With this in mind, we set out to design seating for creative people to engage with. SIMA…