New Studio

I took the train across country to Pittsburgh, PA to start grad. school at Carnegie Mellon.  I got an amazing studio space. I spent a while setting it up so that I could have a lot of room and move things around.

Check out the stowable sawhorse tables and the flat file I saved from the scrap heap. As well my grandpa’s work bench.

In these images I am rebuilding the I.O.P. I.E.D. scaffold.  I really like the modularity of this structure. It’s made of threaded rod and aluminum “C” sections from old computer server racks.  The fact that they’re aluminum means I can easily drill new holes in the material.  The threaded rod makes tiny adjustments as well as large changes really easy.  This is essential for the purpose of these scaffolds: holding glass plates in preparation for being exploded onto.

 

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