Vince Anthony's multi-media sculptures have evolved over the last ten years to include everything from marine life to abstract versions of plants, people, and planets, to poetry infused painting and candid and nature photography. Since the age of four when first taught to draw and paint by his mother Carole, he has always for the next 50 years, been involved in art through some fashion or another, whether it be landscaping, murals, or fine restaurant cuisine as a chef.
His sculptures are over 80% found/recycled materials, and uses bio-degradable paints and solvents when coloring. Materials commonly consist of metals such as aluminum, copper, silver, gold, stainless-steel, iron, brass, and wire. Plastics, p,v.c., mirror, stained glass, beer/wine bottles, sea-shells, sand, marbles, crystals, wood,clay, and rock, to name a few.
His studio/'Garden Gallery', is located at in Redington bch., and when in the area, you are suggested to e-mail him via artmanvinny@yahoo or call direct (727) 368-8606 for an appointment to tour or discuss future commissioned works customized to fit your style and budget. Please also request fundraising tools available to help your charity, school, or local hospital.(see the 'Key To Life')
Since then he's been commissioned by locals and galleries to do various projects that stretch from Key West to California , and Long Island New York, and most recently by the Indian Rocks Fire Department to build a 911 Memorial that will stand 10 feet tall and composed of brick, stainless, steel,glass, and flowing water, utilizing a 4 foot section of beam from the destroyed tower.
Having since partnered in collaboration with well-known glass artist Tami Zadnik, running her own custom glass-art design business/ gallery on Madeira Bch, Florida , at 402 and404 150th ave off the N.W. edge of the Tom Stuart Cswy as you come off the bridge from Seminole/St Pete(first storefront facing South).' .. Come say Hi to 'Tami', and take a tour of her glass creations, from stained and leaded glass doors and windows , to carved artglass sculptures and etched or frosted and color-lit one of a kind insets and custom designed work for private and corporate clients alike, on premises. Also, enjoy the 7 or so other local masters of glass creation that compliment the mixed media atmosphere whereby fantasy meet functionality in a chorus of poetic, eclectic, and original pieces.
Tami can be reached ...Mon-Fri at (727)397-0278
Look for Vince thurs-Sun 12-6, or call (727)368-8606 for early/late appt. or (727)238-4178 for immediate response(Vince cell)