LeSoleil Evening with Michael Binkley a Success

Written by Michael Binkley, March 13, 2018

 

LeSoleil Fine Art Gallery hosted an event for me, “An Evening with Vancouver Sculpture Artist Michael Binkley” on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Despite down pouring rain, a wonderful group of admirers turned out in attendance.

This was a opportunity for me to introduce the Gallery to my patrons and for me to be introduced to the […]

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Binkley’s Vancity Commission in Granite is Progressing

Written by Michael Binkley, March 9, 2018

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My latest public art commission for one of Vancity Savings Credit Union’s new branches in Vancouver, BC, Canada is progressing nicely. I have introduced an assistant to help me with the carving of this granite sculpture commission, and the assistant is […]

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An Evening with Michael Binkley

Written by Michael Binkley, February 27, 2018

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I am pleased to announce that I have partnered with LeSoleil Fine Art Gallery in downtown Vancouver, Canada and they are carrying a great collection of my sculptures. To celebrate this new relationship, LeSoleil is hosting an evening at their Gallery so you can reconnect with me and meet their staff.

“An […]

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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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