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New Miniatures

Introducing the smallest in the XO Series in the most precious size yet, XO Miniature. Perfect for CAKE TOPPERS or a unique gift for anyone you love. Kisses and hugs, hugs and kisses for ALL! Arbre Study, a nod to Mother Nature and all the creature big and small. It was inspired by Tom’s Arbre Series of lighting and would...

Corbin Favorites

Two signature themes Sculptor Tom Corbin returns to include Female Walking and Aurora. This time, slightly smaller, while keeping the inherent uplifting and powerful qualities that make these two series uniquely Corbin. Female Walking II exudes confidence and embodies qualities of the true feminine spirit. Her powerful stride, raised chin with shoulders back produce this woman with a mission. Aurora...

Capricorn

Dynamic, balanced and bright, Corbin’s Capricorn Rings make a bold statement in polished bronze. This large-scale limited edition design combines ovals and circles on a square base, creating tension and flow in this celestial work. Capricorn Edition 45 52.5”H, 36”D, 24”W (23.5” square base) Polished bronze

Figurative Sculpture, Reimagined

Tom Corbin’s Environments Series expands with our first wall-mounted bronze sculpture, High Dive. Unexpected and dynamic, this female figure will make a splash in either light golden brown patina or white patina. High Dive Edition 60 15”H, 13.5”D, 2”W Bronze, light golden patina or white patina Wall bracket included (screws not provided) Cartwheel II is rooted in Corbin’s admiration for...

New Works from the Painting Studio

Introducing new works from Tom Corbin’s painting studio! Alongside his sculptural projects, Tom carves out some time to focus his attention on two-dimensional works in an array of subjects and styles. Finely detailed portraiture piques Tom’s interest as do nonobjective and abstract themes which challenge the artist and the viewer in different ways. Agave 60″H, 50″W Acylic on canvas 2021 Heidi...

KC Studio Article: Truman Returns to Washington

Arts News: Truman Returns to Washington By Bryan F. Le Beau, July 12, 2021  Marking the 75th anniversary of Harry Truman’s ascendency to the presidency and coinciding with the much-anticipated grand opening of the redesign of the Truman Library and Museum (both delayed a bit by the pandemic), Harry Truman will soon be joining several of his fellow presidents in...

Interview with Steve Kraske on KCUR: Up To Date

Tom Corbin is the Kansas City sculptor behind the Roo statue recently unveiled on the University of Missouri – Kansas City campus. In addition to that kangaroo, Corbin just finished work on a bronze life-size statue of President Harry S. Truman that will eventually find its home in Washington, D.C. The artist, whose work have been collected by celebrities like...

Roo Sculpture Article: UMKC Today

Roo Sculpture by Artist Tom Corbin Settles Into New Home Story by: Patricia O’Dell, odellpa@umkc.edu Published: Apr 26, 2021 Students, faculty and staff welcome new Roo to campus UMKC students, faculty and staff welcomed the newest UMKC Roo to campus in the first public event since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Mahreen Ansari, UMKC Student Government Association president, introduced the...

Truman Video

Truman Sculpture Video Tom Corbin was selected by Truman Library Institute in 2018 to produce a monumental bronze sculpture of President Harry Truman for the Statuary Hall Collection at the U.S. Capitol. Please enjoy this video produced by the Truman Library Institute showing the current status of this exciting project. Truman Library Institute 75 years after ascending to the presidency,...

Fusions of “Rings” and “Links”

Ovals, squares, circles and rectangles are woven together to create these four new unique designs in bronze by Tom Corbin. Ara and Lyra are smaller in scale, perfect for a bookcase, mantel, atop a stack of books or anywhere needing a pop of artful interest. Carina and Hydra are larger, ranging from 36″ and 44″ in length, designed for dining...

Introducing Boomerangs

Energetic and edgy, Tom Corbin’s Boomerang Columns are exciting from all vantages. These three contemporary sculptural designs exhibit movement and dynamic character and they work well solo or in a grouping. The Boomerang Series ranges in height from 75″H to 86″H. Boomerang Column I Edition 60 86.75”H, 16”D, 16”W Bronze, black/brown patina Boomerang Column II Edition 60 78.5”H, 16”D, 16”W...

KCUR: President Harry S. Truman Returns To Washington, D.C., As A Bronze Statue Ready To Shake Your Hand

KCUR | By Laura Spencer Published March 25, 2021 at 1:23 PM CDT Each state gets to honor two citizens with statues in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. In 2022, one ofMissouri’s contributions will be a statue of President Harry S. Truman. Artist and sculptor Tom Corbin on Thursday stood in his Kansas City, Kansas, studio, next to a clay bust...