Opening at Galerie ArtZiwna in Vienna, Austria

Opening at Galerie ArtZiwna in Vienna, Austria

Posted on Jul 29, 2015 in Event, Exhibition, Galleries

Richard Erdman will be travelling to Vienna, Austria for an opening at Galerie ArtZiwna in September of 2015. Galerie ArtZiwna has an impressive collection of Erdman’s sculptures in stone and bronze; the gallery will also be screening the 2014 documentary ‘ Richard Erdman; A profile,‘ directed by film maker Amanda Zackem. The opening will be on Septmeber 9, 2015 […]

Peter Frank Essay: the Modern Tradition

Peter Frank Essay: the Modern Tradition

Posted on Jul 28, 2015 in Essay, Process

In the world of the virtual, the actual is a contact high – and nothing is more actual than sculpture. For this reason alone, there is a powerful allure to the sleek, sensuous sculptures of richard erdman. The question then arises, how much of that allure results from the obdurate actuality of Erdman’s stonework, and […]

Artists’ reception at Galerie d’Orsay

Artists’ reception at Galerie d’Orsay

Posted on Jun 28, 2015 in Event, Exhibition, Galleries

The Artists’ reception at Galerie d’Orsay on June 4, 2015 was well attended! Stop by the gallery at 33 Newbury Street in Boston, Massachusetts though July 31, 2015 to see Erdman’s exhibition ‘Elements in Motion.’

Richard Erdman’s Carrara, Italy Studio

Richard Erdman’s Carrara, Italy Studio

Posted on Jul 8, 2015 in Essay, Process, Studio

Richard Erdman oscillates between time spent in his Williston, Vermont studio and Carrara, Italy studio, where his marble sculptures are created. Erdman is there now working on several monumental commissions, the details of which will be shared soon! In the meantime, please view the slideshow below, which is composed of images Richard has just sent […]

Installing ‘Toulouse,’ at the Marriott Hotel in Burlington,Vermont

Installing ‘Toulouse,’ at the Marriott Hotel in Burlington,Vermont

Posted on Jun 24, 2015 in Commission, Large

The Marriott Hotel in Burlington, Vermont has acquired a monumental work by sculptor Richard Erdman.  Cast in bronze and measuring 90 x 96 x 88 inches, Toulouse, embodies a lightness of movement unlike any other.  The Artist’s love of open and solid forms speaks boldly as the sculpture cannot help but invite the viewer to engage […]

Richard Erdman’s  ‘Pique Tu’

Richard Erdman’s ‘Pique Tu’

Posted on Jul 22, 2015 in Stone

  The sculpture entitled Pique Tu was carved from Carrara statuary marble, quarried from the Apennine mountain quarries in Carrara, Italy which the Romans opened in the years 100 B.C., the same quarries from which Michelangelo derived his marble in the 1500s.  Builders and sculptors have flocked to these Apennine mountain quarries for over two […]

Richard Erdman in his Williston, Vermont  studio.

Richard Erdman in his Williston, Vermont studio.

Posted on Jun 18, 2015 in Process, Studio

“I am drawn to the mystery of opposing energies in concept, material, and form. I find that within physics, the diametrical forces of life are exposed at their most fundamental, interesting, and engaging levels. In the apparent chaos of a beehive, there is order, purpose, and meaning. Polarity is like the food of nature and […]

“Elements in Motion” at Galerie d’Orsay

“Elements in Motion” at Galerie d’Orsay

Posted on May 27, 2015 in Exhibition, Galleries

Sculptor Richard Erdman is excited to show new sculptures in both stone and bronze in the exhibition, “Elements in Motion,” at Galerie d’Orsay, opening on the eve of June 4 in Boston, Massachusetts. “Join us in celebrating new work by contemporary artists Kathy Buist and Richard Erdman. Paired together for their elemental aesthetic, both artists have […]

A Serenade for Los Angeles

A Serenade for Los Angeles

Posted on May 21, 2015 in Commission

A Serenade for Private Collectors in Los Angeles, CA Sculptor Richard Erdman has been selected to create a monumental work in stone for private collectors in Los Angeles, California.  As passionate art collectors, Erdman’s patrons had only one request: that he create a sculpture representative in essence of their excitement for life, a sentiment imbued within […]

Richard Erdman meets Galerie ArtZiwna at Bad Ragartz Triennial Sculpture Exhibition

Richard Erdman meets Galerie ArtZiwna at Bad Ragartz Triennial Sculpture Exhibition

Posted on May 13, 2015 in Event, Exhibition

After a week  in his  Carrara, Italy studio, preparing for a June exhibition in Boston, Massachusetts, Richard Erdman met up with the team from Galerie ArtZiwna in Bad Ragaz,Switzerland to enjoy the 2015 Bad Ragartz Triennial Sculpture Exhibition. 6th Bad RagARTz is many artists from different countries. Guests from around the world are familiar with Bad […]