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

Rutland Herald: Steampunk fest news

Rutland Herald: Steampunk fest news

By Susan Smallheer Posted May 6, 2015 Bruce Rosenbaum, “Steampunk Guru,” in Springfield Monday, says Springfield’s history of technology, invention and innovation is a perfect fit for steampunk. SPRINGFIELD — Steampunk is perfect for Springfield.That was the message Monday from Bruce Rosenbaum, according to Sabrina Smith of Springfield, one of the Continue reading

Connecting Point: Steampunk Exhibition

By WGBY Steampunk is an artistic and design subculture which combines science fiction, history, fantasy, and the Victorian era into a fanciful blend. The term originated during the early 1980s when Steampunk was used to describe a fantasy world where steam-powered machines and technology of the 19th century merge with elements Continue reading