3D Print in Bronzed Steel Arrives

Written by Michael Binkley, February 21, 2018

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My tiny abstract female torso sculpture that I designed in ZBrush has successfully been printed in bronzed steel. The sculpture arrived in the mail and was made at Shapeways in New York, NY, USA. I sent them my virtual file and using their 3D […]

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Binkley Tries 3D Printed Bronzed Steel Sculpture

Written by Michael Binkley, February 6, 2018

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I’ve sculpted another virtual sculpture in ZBrush – this time an abstract female torso (above). I’m trying a new medium to realize a real sculpture in 3D printed bronzed steel.

After creating this sculpture virtually, I’ve sent the file to Shapeways, a 3D […]

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Granite Blocks Ready for Vancity Sculpture Project

Written by Michael Binkley, January 30, 2018

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The raw blocks of stone are ready for my public art sculpture project. I will be carving two companion, four foot tall pieces that will flank the front doors of a new branch of Vancity Savings Credit Union in Vancouver, Canada.

They […]

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Finished CNC Binkley Sculpture Carve

Written by Michael Binkley, January 3, 2018

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I finished carving one of my abstract female torsos in limestone that I had roughed out using a CNC machine (right on photos above and below). I left one of the two CNC carves as is, so I can show […]

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Binkley Receives New Public Art Commission for 2018

Written by Michael Binkley,

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I am pleased to announce that I have been awarded the commission to create two sculptures which will adorn the entrance to a new branch of Vancity Savings Credit Union in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Vancity wants to keep you in anticipation, […]

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Binkley Studio – End of an Era, Final Chapter

Written by Michael Binkley, December 11, 2017

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December 8, 2017 marked the final End of an Era for me at my old studio location in Moodyville, North Vancouver, BC, Canada. I’ve moved out all my raw materials and all my tools and equipment. I wrote earlier this year […]

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Binkley Commissioned to Carve Baseball Glove

Written by Michael Binkley, December 1, 2017

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I have been commissioned to carve a baseball glove for the owner of the development company that is building my new studio.

The owner also has a concrete company and the granite boulder for the project came from the quarry for the concrete aggregate. […]

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Binkley Commissioned to Make FANS 2017 Awards

Written by Michael Binkley,

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I was commissioned create the FANS Recognition Awards for 2017. FANS is an organization that honours distinguished artists from the North Shore of Vancouver, Canada each year who have achieved national and/or international status. FANS also awards grants to emerging artists to […]

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Binkley’s New Studio and Gallery Build Progress

Written by Michael Binkley, November 16, 2017

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My new gallery and studio that is being built in Squamish is progressing nicely. It is one of eight units in a new light industrial complex.

The exterior front entrance is almost complete with wooden awning and lighting (upper left). They are building […]

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Binkley Unveils Granite Banana Slug Public Art Sculpture

Written by Michael Binkley, November 8, 2017

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I was commissioned to create a sculpture for the new BC Children’s Hospital TACC facility as part of the  Children’s Healing Experience Project. The San Diego design firm of Aesthetics Inc. was hired to oversee the creation […]

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