sculpture

Media Life: State Theatre work unearths long-lost 1930 art deco treasure

A vertically challenged genie? A variation on the theatrical “tragedy-comedy” mask, this time memorializing loud acting? A stylized tribute to Aztec culture run amok? ...

A man of many expressions

Jim Lee of Meadow Vista will say that he has been an artist his whole life, from drawing on spools of paper meant to protect the rug in his family’s home to creating statues ...

Meadow Vistan’s off the wall art wins State Fair’s ‘Best of Show’

A quirky creation by Meadow Vistan Kurt Barton is the star of the California State Fair’s soon-to-open fine art show. The State Fair opens July 13 and Barton’s “ ...

National award for effort to honor Japanese-American WWII soldiers

A quest by Auburn chartered accountant Ken Tokutomi to honor the Japanese-American soldiers of World War II with a permanent bronze monument has been recognized by the Pacific Citi ...

Farren on board with sculpting history

Now that Gerry Farren has retired from teaching, he can finally start learning. Specifically, he’s read up on Rocklin and sculpting techniques to produce “On Time,” a railr ...

Media Life: Auburn titles creator helping raise profile of oft-ignored movie art form

“Up in the Air” was shut out on Oscar night – despite nominations for its two biggest names, George Clooney and director Jason Reitman. But the award season isn’t completel ...

Artist creates work reflecting her heritage

Patricia Bradley’s art started as a hobby, but creating sculptures inspired by her heritage has quickly grown into a career for the Auburn resident. Bradley began taking lessons ...

Media Life: World’s ugliest dog Pabst rescued in Auburn

The newly crowned World’s Ugliest Dog has a Cinderella tale that starts in Auburn. Pabst, a take-charge boxer with a prominent underbite, won the global title last weekend at th ...

Dog park gets sculpture

Two dogs at the Ashley Memorial Dog Park will never run away and don’t worry, they won’t bite you. The dogs are a great dane and chihuahua, part of the "Big Guy and Little Guy" ...