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National Post Card Week 2013 “City of Orlando”

National Post Card Week is celebrated annually during the first full week of  May.  Since 1991, I have been a participant, sending out a post card usually based on one of my manhole cover  relief works. See my collection:  Bobbi Mastrangelo- Postcards -“The Grate Works” -transforms manhole covers, sewers and grates into artistic streetscapes.I exchange […]

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The Creation of “City of Orlando,” Mastrangelo’s Sculpture Relief

Why I created the Sculpture Relief: “City of Orlando.” download a PDF of this story Orlando Museum of Art’s First Thursday’s Competition for January 5, 2012 was entitled “Sculpture, the Ultimate Process.” Remembering the brick pavers surrounding the Orlando Museum of Art, I thought, “Why not enter the competition with a streetscape scene from the […]


Bobbi Mastrangelo has a “Grate Works” Apprentice

Susan Raff: Celebrity Apprentice for Bobbi Mastrangelo’s Grate Works My Friend and Book Buddy from our Novel Group Book Club, Susan Raff, volunteered to do rubbings of an Orlando Sanitary Cover and a manhole cover from Winter Park.  They will be used as  references to create sculpture relief works for a competition this autumn.  I am […]

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