Daniel J. Gerber

WORK EXPERIENCE


2005 present Sculptor, Innovative Rock & Water
Experience working in various materials: foam, clay, plastic, metal, silicone rubber, epoxy putty, bronze, translucent resin, Silicone rubber, and plaster.

Work includes development of sculptures for multiple part molds, open-faced molds, masks, and bronze casting; detailed scale models used to represent a full scale project, maquettes; applied texture stamp for rock and wood; epoxy texture; embossing and realistically painting cement as bronze, wood and metal; water features; stamping onto epoxy putty; and structural armature/frame covered with a metal mesh.

Experienced using various equipment including table, band, chop and miter saws; sandblast booth; some welding, and vacuum form machine.


2007 present Owner, sculptor and designer, Cordor Art
  Additional experience gained studying with movie sculptor Cy Vojak and producing movie maquettes for Silver Dream Factory lead to the creation of this company. Sculptures and jewelry from Condor Art are available at the World Center for Birds of Prey.

EDUCATION


B.F.A. 2007 Sculpture Boise State University
A.A. 2002 Art Palomar College
Summer of Art 2000 Toy Design Otis Art Institute
 

PUBLIC DISPLAY


2004 - 2010 Fandemonium, Nampa, ID
2008 - 2010 World Center for Birds of Prey, Boise, ID
2005 “Tatooine Village” Episode III premier, Edwards Theatre
 
PRESENTATIONS
2007 Vacuum forming, Fandemonium, Nampa, Idaho
2006 Customizing action figures, Fandemonium, Nampa, Idaho
2006 Vacuum forming, Fandemonium, Nampa, Idaho video on at www.FANDEMONIUM.org