The sculptures and studio are simply amazing! Alan and his assistant were so welcoming and took time from their art to explain the entire process to us. It was amazing to speak with the artist himself and hear his story. My three sons ages 11, 14 and 17 were totally fascinated, and that's saying something.
Outstanding! A simple exterior filled with world class sculpture depicting American life...heroes...politicians and more. A personal experience with the charming and intelligent and creative Alan Cottrell whose work graces the world. Take pleasure in the experience...learn...and feast your eyes. A humble context exposing brilliant work. DO NOT MISS the two sarcophagus on display on the second floor that Alan has... 更多
Just happened upon this wonderful place! We walked in & Alan was sculpting - he stopped what he was doing & came over & explained to us what he was doing! Make sure you go upstairs to his gallery - what a very talented man!
As you come off the highway you start seeing sculptures on the sidewalk which lead you to the studio- nice surprise! Alan was there behind the counter and was so friendly, as was his staff. The bottom floor included displays and educational materials that explain the many steps involved in producing a finished sculpture. The second level was set up... 更多
easy to find, workers/artists willing to explain process. low key. just wander around , look , touch, ask questions. if you enjoy figurative art, this is a fine place to visit.
Alan was a wonderful host. Spent time with us explaining the process involved in his work. Just so happened that he was working on a stature for Berra, Ohio and the friend that I was traveling with is from Berra.