Large-scale Rings

Large-scale Rings

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Corbin’s new large-scale Ring sculptures captivate from all angles. Designed on site at the foundry, the Rings were combined to achieve both physical and visual balance with a combination of ovals and circles, in a range of sizes. Shifting weight, visual movement and rich patinas make these non-objective bronze works truly distinctive and original.  The ancient Greeks had […]

Tall Sculpture Releases

Tall Sculpture Releases

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Pear as a Figure Tall Pared down and modern, Pear as a Figure Tall is the latest addition to Corbin’s collection of Tall Sculpture. The slight shoulder shift adds a subtle dynamism to this minimal figure. Sculpted in plaster, Tom exchanges his clay tools for hammer and chisel, achieving wholly different surface textures Pear as a Figure Tall Edition 60 […]

Reclining Nude II

Reclining Nude II

Posted by on Oct 7, 2016 in Blog, Introducing New Work

The Female Nude is among one of the most celebrated genres in the history of art, alongside landscape, still life and portraiture. Reclining Nudes are seen in both sculpture and painting from the Renaissance to Modern and present day. Below is a sampling, including Tom Corbin’s newest limited edition sculpture, Reclining Nude II Reclining Nude II Edition […]

New Paintings

New Paintings

Posted by on Sep 15, 2016 in Blog, In the Studio, Introducing New Work

With his two-dimensional work, Corbin enjoys exploring genres ranging from photorealism to nonobjective and everything in between. Having painted for over 15 years, Tom’s signature artistic style emerges in new ways through his painting, some congruent with his sculptural work and some in contrast. He states “Though sculpture and furniture design still dominates my work schedule, the thought […]

Column Studies

Column Studies

Posted by on Aug 23, 2016 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Beginning as studies for Corbin’s Tall Columns, the clay maquettes remained in the studio, providing inspiration with their verticality and animated silhouettes. Tom wanted to explore the idea of tabletop designs further and in doing so, sculpted a collection of eight designs, combining geometric shapes and contoured volumes. The compilation of forms, with four different patinas, will inspire installations that are both […]

Without Limits

Without Limits

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Corbin’s newest corporate commission,”Without Limits”, pays tribute to the transformation Tom McDonnell, retired CEO of DST,  contributed to in the revitalization of downtown Kansas City through DST and beyond. This 25-foot tall sculpture installation by Tom Corbin combines three life-size figures with stainless steel frames around a central steel post. The installation is available for public viewing […]

Bronze Rings

Bronze Rings

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Corbin Rings were designed to add artistic allure to your dining table through elevation and volume. Though spatially impactful, they do not impair the sight lines of your dining conversation. These sculptural accessories have the ability to inspire creative installations from tables, to mantels to wall mountings. Axis and Orion (black/brown and white patinas) make […]

High Flyers

High Flyers

Posted by on Aug 26, 2015 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Introducing the latest sculptures from Tom’s studio. These figures are soaring to new heights in unexpected ways. Inspired by Brancusi, Skyward is a stylized bird that is both sleek and powerful. Available in two sizes, these bronzes will be coveted for their clean lines and luminous patina in light golden brown. Girl on Trapeze II is an addition to Tom’s […]

Avion II

Avion II

Posted by on Jun 9, 2015 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Nurturing and timeless, Corbin’s signature theme of The Giving Female, has a new dress, literally. The first clothed piece in the series, Avion II, has a presence that is both demure and magnetic. The iconic polished bronze bird adds surprising contrast to the green/brown patina of the female figure Avion II Edition 60 78.5”H, 14”D, 11”W Bronze, green/brown […]

Here’s Buddy

Here’s Buddy

Posted by on May 19, 2015 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Children’s Mercy Hospital welcomed Buddy with open arms, and of course a gentle pat on the head. Buddy will serve as greeter for the Hospital’s peaceful chapel courtyard

Bronze Columns

Bronze Columns

Posted by on Feb 12, 2015 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Minimalist in design, Corbin combines both primitive and geometric forms in his new limited edition bronze Columns. Ranging in height from 80″ – 94″, the three nonobjective Columns are quite a departure from Tom’s figurative work. When combined, their unique spatial dynamic will inspire a range of display options for indoor or outdoor installations. Limited edition, sold individually or as a series

New Fall Releases

New Fall Releases

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Introducing new furniture and sculpture pieces that are full of impact, expression and movement! Striking a balance of both grace and strength, Helena’s kinetic tension begins at her feet, goes to her arched back and all the way through her fingertips. Whether viewed from the front, back or side, every view is dynamic and compelling. Tom’s newest sculpture in his signature Aurora […]

Painting State of Mind

Painting State of Mind

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Tom’s painting voice evolves readily to capture the essence of his subjects in these new portraits. Style ranging from gestural brush strokes to photographic realism, the details are captivating while the subjects, thought-provoking

New Bowls and Tables

New Bowls and Tables

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Introducing new bronze accent pieces ranging from bowls to small occasional tables. Unique inspiration combined with functionality make these Corbin pieces coveted and unforgettable Baako Bowl 2.5”H, 12”D, 39”W Bronze, brown patina with polished edge Makena Bowl 2.5”H, 10”D, 23”W Bronze, brown patina with polished edge Tryke Table 23”H, 18”D, 15”W Bronze, black/brown patina Astin Table 28”H, 12.5”D, 12”W […]

New Small Sculpture

New Small Sculpture

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in Blog, Introducing New Work

 Tom was inspired to create new small sculptures for his Museum Show at the University of Mississippi. These limited editions are playful and unexpected in their composition and dynamic in display Girl on Trapeze Edition 60 12”H, 5”D, 4”W Bronze, green/brown patina with polished highlights Counterbalance Edition 60 20”H, 8.75”D, 26”W Bronze, black/brown patina Seated Figure Study I […]

Dancers in Art

Dancers in Art

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in Blog, Introducing New Work

As a favorite theme found in art history, “the dancer” has been an inspiration for Tom Corbin’s bronze sculpture for over two decades. The movement, composition and grace of the figure are qualities that he finds particularly intriguing. Corbin’s fascination with Edgar Degas’ sculptures and paintings served as the early stimulus for his dancers. Please […]

Introducing Fiori

Introducing Fiori

Posted by on Oct 20, 2013 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Each bronze Fiore is limited edition, signed and numbered. Available exclusively through corbinbronze.com. Limited quantities available for holiday delivery. Visit Store for more information or to purchase. “Rather than replicate actual flowers, I am more interested in the mood that the sculpted flower elicits. As a result, my bronze Fiori are Corbin hybrids. Beyond the physical forms, […]

New Limited Editions

New Limited Editions

Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Ranging from 15″ to 78″, Corbin’s new editioned sculptures are now revealed. All limited editions are signed and numbered with the edition number located at the rear of the bronze base, near Tom’s signature. Once an edition is sold out, the mold is destroyed, never to be produced again.  View Diva IV in process HERE […]

Corbin Photo Shoot

Corbin Photo Shoot

Posted by on Jul 9, 2013 in Blog, Introducing New Work

Putting our work in a new venue always generates a fresh dynamic for the pieces – exciting and often unexpected. The collaboration of a breathtaking location with the unique talent of photographer Ron Berg, made Corbin sculpture and accessories shine in the best “light”                         […]