Articles Toxic Heavy Metal Remediation in Sculptors Workshop

Toxic Heavy Metal Remediation in Sculptors Workshop

Working on my public art commission with the help of a family-owned machine shop, I witnessed a young father teaching his 5 or 6-year-old daughter how to Tungsten-electrode, Inert Gas (TIG) weld steel.  It is not easy to handle “the magic wand” of a TIG torch.  The TIG uses a high frequency electric arc, glowing …

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Painting Uploaded Images of Earlier Paintings

Uploaded Images of Earlier Paintings

Just wanted to let you know I uploaded images of my earlier paintings. Check out my earlier work in my “Paintings” section.

Public Art ‘Carry the Light’ opened Aug 4, 2017

‘Carry the Light’ opened Aug 4, 2017

My new public art installation opened August 4, 2017 at the Los Alamos, NM Golf Course Community Building. The work titled “Carry the Light” is created from Plexiglas and Dichroic Film on panels that suspend from the ceiling. When the sunlight hits the Dichroic Plexiglas panels, they reflect a dazzling display of light and color …

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Articles ‘Carry the Light’, Public Art

‘Carry the Light’, Public Art

Los Alamos Monitor Online By Tris DeRoma;  Friday, August 4, 2017 ‘Carry the Light’ opens at golf course Color and light have always been the tools of the artist, and at least with some sciences, the scientist also. Artist Doug Czor’s Plexiglas and dichroic film sculpture is now on display at the Los Alamos Golf Course. …

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Announcements New Public Art Project is starting August 2016

New Public Art Project is starting August 2016

Opening a new chapter in public art sculpture. Imagine combining art with mathematics and science by using architectural Dichroic panels. The Dichroic effect is a color changing phenomenon found in specially prepared transparent materials, such as, Dichroic glass. As the angle of viewing changes, so does the color. 

Articles Creating the Great Seal of Bernalillo County, NM

Creating the Great Seal of Bernalillo County, NM

The Bernalillo County (New Mexico) Seal The History That Constitutes Its Creation and Design by Doug Czor, Artist and Sculptor, July, 2013 In March of 1999, I received the commission to create two, 6-foot-in-diameter, cast bronze, Bernalillo County emblems.  I realized that the large size of the various design elements would allow me to create …

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Articles “Evolution of an Idea: Reaching for the Stars”

“Evolution of an Idea: Reaching for the Stars”

“Evolution of an Idea: Reaching for the Stars” By Doug Czor Several years ago, an art gallery owner asked me to write the story of my public art sculpture, “Reaching for the Stars,” and describe how it came into being.  The sculpture’s birth took place in the desert through the uncommon marriage of art, technology, …

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