Posts Categorized: Press Releases

Vans Commemorates 20 Years of Skateboarding Progression with Legendary Skater Geoff Rowley

The Latest Chapter of THIS IS OFF THE WALL Campaign Puts a Lens on the Iconic British Skater Who Took on the World—and Won Vans.com/rowley Costa Mesa, CALIF. (August 1, 2019) — Since 1966, Vans has championed skateboarders, supporting the iconoclasts who pushed boundaries within action sports and brazenly lived for what they believe in. […]

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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 […]

Sculpture of Shaquille O’Neal to Join Staples Center Greats

It looks like Shaquille O’Neal is up next to be immortalized in the basketball community, and all of us at Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany are so pleased to announce that we will be creating the statue! “We look forward to having Shaq join the other legends who have been honored with statues […]

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 […]

Explore Adler: Our Sculpture Installation of James Lovell

  The Adler Planetarium on Northerly Island in Chicago is the home of Quest for Exploration, our sculpture installation of Apollo 13 captain James Lovell. The sculpture depicts Lovell floating in the Apollo 13 lunar module above the moon’s cratered surface, with the earth spinning calmly in the distance. Lovell holds up his thumb to measure […]

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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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Julie Rotblatt-Amrany Featured in Art & Science Exhibition at New York Hall of Science Opening October 11th

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany is excited to announce that studio co-founder Julie Rotblatt-Amrany will have a mixed media sculpture titled Neuron Interface featured in the 16th international Art & Science juried exhibition, organized by Art & Science Collaborations. The exhibition will be held at the New York Hall of Science from October […]

Julie Rotblatt-Amrany Speaks at Multiverse Art and Science Convention August 28th in Chicago

In August, Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany co-founder, Julie Rotblatt-Amrany was a featured speaker at a prestigious Art and Science conference held on August 28th in Chicago. The conference, titled Multiverse: Facts, Fictions, and Fantasies, was held at the LeRoy Neiman Center and was presented by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Announces Statue to Honor Luc Robitaille of the Los Angeles Kings to be Unveiled in March 2015 in Los Angeles

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany proudly announces their latest project, a larger-than-life-size bronze statue of Los Angeles Kings former star player, Luc Robitaille to be installed at Star Plaza, just outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. The installation will take place March 7th, 2015; and the buzz is already generating excitement […]

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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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Lambeau Leap Statue Unveiling at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI

Last Friday, August 1st, Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany’s latest statue was unveiled at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI. Former Packers safety LeRoy Butler was present to honor the touchdown tradition he began in 1993. Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy was also present to unveil the new life-size bronze Lambeau Leap statue to […]

Meet the Artists: Oscar Leon and Lou Cella

Oscar Leon Oscar Leon is one of Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany’s extremely talented studio artists. From the age of eighteen, he studied oil painting at the Palette & Chisel Academy of Fine Art. He grew up in the Chicagoland area and has always had a deep appreciation for fine arts. He studied […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Announces Napoleon Dynamite Statue Unveiling at Fox Searchlight Studios in Los Angeles, CA

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany was commissioned by Fox Searchlight Studios to sculpt a life-size bronze of Napoleon Dynamite for an unveiling at the movie’s 10th-anniversary celebration early last month. The cast and crew reunited on June 9th, 2014 to celebrate, and together they unveiled the sculpture to the world. Star of the […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Announces Newest Sculpture Installation: Rosalind Franklin

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany is proud to announce their latest sculpture, a larger than life bronze of Rosalind Franklin. The sculpture was unveiled May 29th, in front of The Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, in North Chicago, IL. The figure is set in a granite base and is installed on […]

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Omri Amrany Still in the Running for Mars One Mission

Mars One has announced that they have narrowed the pool yet again for the hopeful astronauts looking for the chance to travel to the Red Planet.  Omri Amrany, co-founder of Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany was notified earlier this week that he is still in the running. The applicants have now been cut […]

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Largest Art Exhibit in History Coming to a City Near You

They aren’t kidding when they call Art Everywhere “A Very, Very Big Art Show”.  In fact, it is the largest outdoor show in history.  And it’s coming to a taxi, store, or billboard near you. This art show is unlike any outdoor art show ever conceived.  It involves the public in an online voting process […]

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Rauschenberg Foundation: Changing the World Through Art

When you think of an artist leaving a legacy, you may think of the artwork he or she created through the years.  But some artists are leaving behind more than just canvases and sculptures.  Their legacies are foundations that were created to promote art or better the world in general.  One such artist was Robert […]

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Chicago Art Legends and Legacies

The Art Institute of Chicago not only celebrates the art pieces that line their walls and displays, but they also celebrate the artists who have created them.  The museum has done so again by bestowing the Legends and Legacy Award on another great artist.  This award is reserved for living African American artists who have […]