Update from Katie’s studio at Mana


Since my previous blog post I have been working on several projects and I am happy to report that some are completed! The series of metal parochial collars that I started at the beginning of this residency have been assembled and ready to exhibit. I have been working with the Keating Foundry at Mana contemporary to cast aluminum bows for my sculptural metal collars. I completed chasing for all 12 of my cast aluminum bows as well as patinating them. I finished riveting all of them to the collars and now they are all ready to be documented. My very good friend and frequent collaborator Anna Margush will be flying in from San Francisco to help me document all of the collars I have created. Continue reading