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The International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art

  • Presented By: 8th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art
  • Dates: May 28, 2018 - June 2, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Scranton Iron Furnaces
  • Address: 159 Cedar Ave, Scranton, PA 18505
  • Phone: (570) 963-4804
  • Price: See website for details
Details

The 8th International Conference will engage the theme of Post Industrial Iron, Divergence, Dialog, and New Directions offering an opportunity for the International community to come together share conceptual ideas, discuss process and view finished projects.

The conference will take place in the historical "Electric City," Scranton, PA. This week-long event will honor and celebrate the works of professionals, scholars, and students from around the world.

Community practice, public sculpture, and the conceptualization and fabrication of art through pre-conference workshops will be key components. The historic setting and contemporary initiatives in Scranton, PA provide an example of an iron community engaged in contemporary practice.

Conference workshops, panels, performances, demonstrations, and lectures invite the cultivation of aesthetic and conceptual dialog between practicing artists, students, iron enthusiasts, researchers, and art historians. 

The International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art
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  • Scranton Iron Furnaces
  • See website for details
  • Recurring daily