I was honored to be the first victim interviewee on The Plastic Podcast E001. Over Skype, I talked with Brian from plasticandplush.com about Slobots, Art and my favorite pop culture robots. Its only about 20 minutes long, but full of useful information!
When I make a new Slobot sculpture, I typically get inspiration from some piece of plastic or something I pick up in my everyday life. That one item will become the centerpiece of the sculpture and I will begin to create the rest of the robot sculpture by adding from my collection of “bot parts” […]
If you saw my previous post, 2019 marks 15 years that I have been making Slobots. I’ve always felt a special affinity to Space Age Modern and Mid-Century Design. The use of – what was then a new product – plastic and the excitement over space travel and new technologies made this a really interesting […]
Slobotron 6000, Guardian and Grunwalker – Installation View As part of the the Art Master Plan for PTI Airport in Greensboro, NC, 5 Slobots were selected to be installed in 2 prominent locations. PTI has a dedicated art program that has been around since 2015. The PTI Art Master Plan creates a set of guidelines […]