MetropolitanCraft

Studio for Metropolitan Craft

483 Sales

MetropolitanCraft

Studio for Metropolitan Craft

483 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(44)

Announcement   Architect-designed Tabletop Sculpture and Models. All our works are made locally in San Francisco, CA. We value Great Design, Attention to detail, Quality, and Craftsmanship, and Fun! We stand by our work with a 100% satisfaction guarantee

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Last updated on Feb 23, 2017

Architect-designed Tabletop Sculpture and Models. All our works are made locally in San Francisco, CA. We value Great Design, Attention to detail, Quality, and Craftsmanship, and Fun! We stand by our work with a 100% satisfaction guarantee

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Bay Area Structures Trio
$200.00
Seattle Public Market Billboard kit
$80.00
Seattle Space Needle model
$250.00
Truss Table
$2,000.00
Hunters Point Crane model
$40.00
Oakland Container Crane kit
$50.00
Sutro Tower, Birch Plywood kit
$40.00
Golden Gate Bridge Tower
$150.00
Golden Gate Bridge full span model
$1,200.00
International Container Crane kit
$50.00
Sutro Tower, Detailed Brass
$1,200.00
San Francisco CorkMap
$140.00

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Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(44)
Bil Main

Bil Main on Mar 25, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Wonderful item, safe shipping, recommended seller

Katie Pruitt

Katie Pruitt on Mar 16, 2017

4 out of 5 stars

Good quality! I didn't expect to have to put it together but that's because I didn't read the description carefully. A little pricy but I'm happy with the product.

Bil Main

Bil Main on Dec 17, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

High quality piece. Workmanship exceptional. Highly recommended

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German- Indian, American-born designer Laurence Srinivasan studied Architecture and Art at the Rhode Island School of Design, and the ETH-Zurich. He has worked in architecture firms in the US, Switzerland, and Germany, designing the WWII Memorial winning competition entry with Friedrich St.Florian, and working with Rafael Vinoly Architects in New York city. He spent a year as a furniture maker at a studio in Brooklyn, and has been an artist assistant to Dan Walsh, a minimalist painter and printmaker in NYC. After moving to San Francisco, he worked with architecture firm Anshen+Allen, and modelmakers Gemmiti Model Art before starting his own business—Studio for Metropolitan Craft. The Studio’s work begins with architectural models to generate tabletop sculpture, furniture, and architecture. He enjoys a rich collaboration with local artists and makers through TechShop SF- a member workshop equipped with sophisticated CNC fabrication equipment. The Studio has many concurrent projects, and tries to annually enter a design competition.
Laurence enjoys making as much as designing, and goes through many iterations and prototypes before finalizing a design product. His current projects include a series of illustrative model blocks for TechShop, the Bay Area model series featured at the SFMOMA ( Sutro Tower, Oakland Cranes, Golden Gate Bridge), an America’s Cup yacht model, a TransAmerica Pyramid ice cube tray, custom speaker cabinets, plywood furniture, and letterblocks.

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