Posts Categorized: Monument

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Women’s Athletics Make Iconic Images

Julie Rotblatt-Amrany draws on science to inspire her work; she brings attention to energy waves that activate all forms of life that are never static. Utilizing her intuitive understanding of space and interconnections, Julie sculpts the human figure so that it appears to be in motion. The viewer clearly sees the subject’s musculature and grace. […]

The Legacy of Gordie Howe aka, “Mr. Hockey”

The cold weather is here, and so is hockey season. The beloved winter sport is in full swing and if you plan on attending any games then you will get a treat when you walk into the Joe Louis Arena. The facility is home to a few bronze artistic renderings of several NHL Hall of […]

Jerry Colangelo Statue at Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University and JDM Partners, LLC are proud to unveil a 9-foot bronze statue of Jerry Colangelo. This life-like statue was created by artists Gary Tillery and Omri Amrany and depicts Colangelo with a basketball and a baseball bat. A successful American businessman, Colangelo has owned the Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury, Arizona Rattlers, and […]

The Man in Black Landmark

The Man in Black landmark will be viewable from two approaching arterial streets and the new pedestrian bridge. The work will rise from the sound hole of the guitar shape that defines the main plaza of the three-acre Legacy Park, collaboratively designed by RRM Design Group and Rotblatt Amrany Studio. Monumental exterior and interior lighting […]

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Amgen Tour and the Johnny Cash Trail

The Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany announces that its proposed monumental sculpture, Man in Black, will have a preview as a highlight of the 2018 Amgen Tour of California beginning May 18th. An impressive leg of the 645-mile Amgen Tour will be the newly opened Johnny Cash Trail, which passes through Folsom. The […]

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Unveiling of the John Wooden Sculpture at Purdue University

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany Announces the Unveiling of the John Wooden Sculpture at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN As a tribute to the former Purdue basketball player and legendary Basketball Hall of Fame member, John Wooden was forever immortalized in the Mackey Arena Plaza at Purdue University on Saturday, September 24, 2016. Long […]

Solace Sculpture Honors Those Who Lost Their Lives on 9/11

Though the tragedy of the attacks on the World Trade Center happened in 2001, we all continue to remember and honor the lives lost on that fateful day. And we’ve been working closely with the City of Highwood to create a sculpture to continue that awareness. The sculpture is a bronze and stainless steel piece entitled Solace, depicting a […]

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Super Bowl XLIX – A Closer Look at University of Phoenix Stadium

   It’s time again for football fans to get excited to come together for the biggest event of the season, as Super Bowl XLIX waits just around the corner! This year, Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany is proud to be a part of the festivities at the renowned University of Phoenix Stadium, where […]

The 2015 Winter Classic to be Held in Nationals Park

Blackhawks fans everywhere will soon be making the grand pilgrimage to D.C. to watch their team battle it out against the Washington Capitals at the 7th annual Winter Classic on New Year’s Day. Since its beginning, the Classic has been held in Chicago, Boston, Buffalo, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. Before the Stanley Cup Finals in Chicago […]

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A Look Back at 6 NHL Statues of Hockey Legends from Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany

It’s hockey season, and there’s nothing we love more than watching our favorite NHL teams hit the ice.  Over the years, Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany has been honored to create several permanent bronze monuments commemorating NHL legends from teams across the United States. With the 2014 hockey season upon us, we are taking a […]

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Popcorn Brand Icon Honored at Valparaiso Festival

Just a short drive away from Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany, a celebration was recently held in honor of one of the world’s most recognizable food icons.  Orville Redenbacher was remembered at the 36th Annual Popcorn Festival in Valparaiso, Indiana, the weekend following Labor Day. Orville Redenbacher dedicated his life to agriculture.  Much […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Announces Opening of the Johnny Cash Trail in Folsom, CA

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany is proud to announce a ribbon cutting ceremony was held in Folsom, California Saturday, October 4th at 10:00 am, to celebrate the official opening of the Johnny Cash Trail; a bike and pedestrian trail to honor the legendary musician. This ribbon cutting also kicks off the development of the […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Brings Iconic Wisconsin Football Team to Life

The air is crisp.  The leaves are falling.  The kids are back in school.  Autumn is officially here, and that can only mean one thing…FOOTBALL SEASON! With only a few games in the books this season so far, it’s hard to tell which NFL team will come out on top.  But even if you’re a […]

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Chicago Bears Founder Immortalized in Soldier Field Monument

Football season is officially starting again, as is the joy of tailgating and discussing past memories of football stars and great plays.  If you start talking about the history of the Chicago Bears or the greats that have come through the ranks, you would be remiss to leave out the legendary George Halas. He was […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany’s Miracle League Sculpture in Michigan Still Captures Hearts Today

Almost a year ago, a young boy in Grand Rapids, Michigan stood at home plate getting ready to take a swing. The pitcher, Tony Comden, threw a pitch and cheered as the line drive hit garnered his son a trip to first base. The West Michigan Miracle League is the reason Jed, Tony, and other […]

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Chicago Blackhawk Bobby Hull Statue Still Stands Tall

When art and sports meet in Cicero, the community gets inspired. In 2011, Cicero, with the help of Wirtz Beverage Illinois, opened the Bobby Hull Community Ice Rink.  Hosting up to 800 skaters on any given winter Friday or Saturday, the ice rink is a way for the community to encourage kids to stay fit […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Announces Unveiling of Statue for Four Winds Field at Stanley Coveleski Stadium

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany is proud to announce the unveiling of a life-size, 6-foot bronze statue honoring Major League Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher, Stanley Coveleski. The unveiling will take place at 5:00 pm on opening day, Tuesday, April 8th inside the center field gate at the stadium formerly known as “Stanley […]

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Unknown Facts of the Wondrous Taj Mahal

One of the most legendary constructions on the planet remains the immensely impressive Taj Mahal. It is the burial tomb for Moghul King and Emperor Shah Jahan and his wife, Mumtaaz. Here, however, are some curious facts about this most curious and mysterious structure. The architecture gathers inspiration from all over the world and it […]

Japanese Seek to Clothe the Legendary Statue of David

An exact life-sized replica of Michelangelo’s legendary statue of David stands serenely in the quiet Japanese town of Okuizumo. This small town of 15,000 has become greatly concerned with propriety as the naked mythical figure from the Bible stands in stark contrast to this traditionally conservative culture. The citizenry declares the statue is frightening the […]

Chicago’s Soldier Field- Modern-day War Memorial

Soldier Field was unveiled on November 11, 1924, and has been home to the Chicago Bears since 1971. It seats over 61,000 and is the oldest stadium in the National Football League. It is designed along the Greco Roman architectural lines with imposing columns at its entrance. One of the first sporting events it played […]