Art

History of Metal Art

It may come as a surprise to many that metallic sculpture is actually one of the oldest art forms around. By definition, metal art covers any piece of art crafted from ore. So, the list of materials covers everything from precious metals such as gold and silver to metal alloys like aluminum. It is also worth noting here that our mastery of shaping metal is closely linked to our history and the development of our civilization. This is the very… Read More »History of Metal Art

Cleaning Metal Sculptures

Metal sculptures and metal art demand upkeep and maintenance. This is because, unlike other art mediums, metal is incredibly susceptible to smudges. More often than not, this is caused by careless and improper handling, which can leave fingerprints all over your artwork. Not only are these smears incredibly unsightly, but they can also lead to long-term damage as oil, acids, and other corrosive chemicals can easily come from the human touch. That being said, owners need to understand the proper… Read More »Cleaning Metal Sculptures