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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 […]

Johnny Cash Man in Black

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 […]

Paul Konerko statue

Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany Announces Unveiling of Sculpture to Honor Retiring White Sox Slugger, Paul Konerko

This past Saturday, September 27th, Sculptor Lou Cella from Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany attended “Paul Konerko Day” at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago along with other Studio members. The Studio and Lou Cella were proud to unveil their latest work; a life-size bronze statue of Paul Konerko, to commemorate the player’s last weekend as […]

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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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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, […]

Luc Robitaille

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’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 […]

Napoleon Dynamite Statue

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 […]

Rosalind Franklin bronze bust

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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Could Glowing Trees Really Be in Our Future?

What do you get when you cross a jellyfish with an oak tree? No, it is not some sort of children’s riddle.  This was a real question posed by Dutch designer/artist/architect Daan Roosegaarde.  He wondered at how jellyfish and fireflies got their glow, how he could harness it, and how he could use it to […]

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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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6 Facts About Picasso You Probably Didn’t Know

Pablo Picasso is known worldwide for his intriguing paintings..  Here are 10 fun facts about Picasso that you probably didn’t know: 1. Pablo Picasso wasn’t his real name.  Well, not his entire name, at least.  His whole name, all 23 words of it, is Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios […]

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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 […]