04 Aug '12, 5am

Playing a solo set tomorrow at 5PM @stumptowncoffee Division Cafe. Celebrating art by my good pal Matt Helms

Playing a solo set tomorrow at 5PM @stumptowncoffee Division Cafe. Celebrating art by my good pal Matt Helms

Works by MATT HELMS and JIM HAAS Hand & Machine Matt Helms I started making sculptures in 1995 and was immediately drawn to wood and metal as mediums, most often in tandem. I found a peace and stillness in working with my hands, and that gratification led me into the welding studio, the foundry, and eventually into the craft of woodworking and my career building cabinets and furniture. I work a lot with found objects. I also keep a box of bronze and aluminum castings from my time in the foundry, and I set aside special pieces of lumber in the woodshop for use in my artwork. I find ways to use materials that would otherwise end up in the scrap bin, such as the strips of plywood in “hammer & anvil.” When glued up into a large slab, these offcuts showcase that which is usually hidden, the varied patterns and layers of the plywood’s core. This collection of work came from an e...

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