HARVARD MAGAZINE

HARVARD MAGAZINE

EXPLORATIONS AND CURIOSITIES Steampunk’s Sole by NELL PORTER BROWN NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 2016 IN Shumachine, a shoe-shinee’s regal seat fronts what looks like a kooky scientist’s air-propelled time machine housed within the skeletal frame of a covered wagon. This prime example of Steampunk’s aesthetic playfully melds imaginary and historic constructs—and highlights the Fuller Craft Museum’s exhibit Continue reading

South Shore Living

South Shore Living

By Jennifer H. McInerney | Photography by Jack Foley with supplied images from Fuller Craft Museum. The Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton has never before hosted an installation quite like this one—the 15-foot-long sculpture that occupies the museum’s main gallery displays both human and robotic characteristics, combines primitive mechanisms with modern technology Continue reading

artscope Magazine

artscope Magazine

By Titilayo Ngewnya Brockton, MA – On September 10, “New Sole of the Old Machine: Steampunk Brockton, Reimagining the City of Shoes” opens at the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton, Mass. Curated by Steampunk ReImagineer Bruce Rosenbaum, founder of ModVic, LLC, the exhibition features work by John Belli, Jim Bremer Continue reading

BOUTIQUE design : Steampunk Dynamo

BOUTIQUE design : Steampunk Dynamo

Q+A INTERVIEW BY MATTHEW HALL ModVic LLC’s Bruce Rosenbaum fuses Victorian elegance with futuristic technology to create “never saw anything like that before” art installations for hospitality settings. IT’S SAID there’s no place like home, and that’s really the case when it comes to Bruce Rosenbaum’s residence. That 115-year-old mansion Continue reading

NECN: Steampunk-Inspired Sculpture

NECN: Steampunk-Inspired Sculpture

By Pam Bechtold and Steve Aveson Art comes in many different shapes, sizes and settings, and a sculpture outside a Massachusetts hotel is drawing curious onlookers. The exterior of Hotel Marlowe is now transformed, thanks to a sculpture fabricated with steel, aluminum and gears from an old water mill. “About Continue reading

vermontbiz: Steam engines and punk in Springfield

vermontbiz: Steam engines and punk in Springfield

Vermont Business Magazine The Springfield Steampunk Festival is a perfect example of the creative economy at work. Springfield is recovering from the loss of manufacturing and the economic recession. The festival highlights Springfield’s rich history of industry and innovation as part of the Precision Valley. The festival highlights Springfield’s creative Continue reading

Find Everything Historic: Gettin’ Steampunked With ModVic

Find Everything Historic: Gettin’ Steampunked With ModVic

Gettin’ Steampunked With ModVic August 5, 2015 Meggen Taylor — Posted in: Design, Interviews, Real Estate FEH recently sat down with Bruce Rosenbaum, one of the founders of Massachusetts-based Steampunk design firm,ModVic to get the scoop on what steampunk design is all about. Bruce and his partner & wife Melanie started ModVic in 2007 and have one Continue reading