The 17th Annual Western Loudoun Art & Studio Tour

WLAST

Friday, Saturday, Sunday, June 7, 8 & 9, 2024

10:00am - 5:00pm NOTE: Not all studios open on Friday, June 7

Brian Kirk

Mixed Media, Metalwork, Printmaking, Sculpture, Stone carvings

Brian Kirk Studios
36607 Allder School,
Purcellville, VA 20132

Loudoun Valley Cluster, 2024 Stop #17

About

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Alabaster stone: Shell Form
Carved alabaster on marble base.

My artwork ranges from pure abstraction to animal forms. As an art teacher, I have learned a variety of methods of self expression including; welding, stone carving, printmaking, ceramics, mixed-media, glass casting and fusing, and metalsmithing.

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Formed and oxidized copper on board: Under the Sea
Fictitious prehistoric creatures made of copper are set on a hammered copper panel.
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Welded steel: Heart in Hand
The hand is represented in many cultures, the heart denotes the idea of friendship and love.
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Welded steel: Razzmatazz
Razzmatazz is an abstract metal sculpture composed of large, discarded metal fragments from the steel industry.
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Welded and forged steel: Celebration
Celebration was a difficult sculpture to create. The woven steel rebar was heated to orange heat and folded over itself to create the enigmatic object.
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Marble: Turatella
Carved marble form modeled after a shell, on marble base.
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Linoleum print on archival paper: Honey Bee
Three color reduction print on paper.
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Marble: Equinox
Carved marble on marble base.
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Serpentine marble: Uroboros
Carved serpentine marble on marble base.
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Linoleum Print: Preying Menace
Two color linoleum print.


Available from this artist:
Sculpture: stone and steel. Printmaking: silkscreen, rust, linoleum, intaglio.

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday - June 7, 8 and 9, 2024

Map and Directions:

Loudoun Valley Stop #17

Directions to Brian Kirk Studios:

From downtown Purcellville on Main Street (Business 7), go west and turn right onto Hillsboro Road (690), then north for 2 miles. At the roundabout go 3/4 around the circle onto Allder School Road (west). Second house on left. Green house and studio barn. Park on Allder School Road and walk down driveway to the barn.

Park in driveway if space is available or park on Allder School Road

Supplement these directions with the Google Map location.

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You can also find this artist on Instagram at www.instagram.com/briankirk5707 and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/briankirk1840