Philip Brainard who implements traditional blacksmithing techniques as a springboard for exploring the creative potential of forged iron.
Hand iron shaping has always been a combination of usefulness and art. And, as in any domain involving art, there is an artistic vision of which renewal can be a challenge. For Phillip, the challenge consists in the wish or giving modern aspects to old, bringing the forgotten nobleness of the authentic cast or forged metal into a contemporary archetecture.