with permission from the North Shore News
Steven Schelling / Vancouver Luxury Living
FEBRUARY 28, 2018 12:03 AM
David and Holly Graff are something of a Renaissance couple. Not only do they create abstract gilded panels, glass pieces and coveted metallic sculptures reminiscent of 15th Century Venetian masterworks using contemporary techniques, their Gilt Studio Gallery is only one of their creative outlets. The two came together purely by chance fifteen years ago when Vancouver-based songwriter and architectural faux-finisher David […]
Cates Hill Chapel approached us, asking us to compliment a 7′ tall bronze sculpture, “Crux” by David Robinson, that resides in a naturally lit alcove of their sanctuary. Our response was the construction of two 4’x8′ panels gilded with aluminium leaf, and adding a gradiant of colour that echoed the tones in the splintered wooden […]
Island Christmas Escape holiday shopping stress with a tour of Bowen Island artisans. By Kendall Walters GILT Studio Gallery Gilding artisan David Graff works with gold, silver and copper leaf to create one-of-a-kind vases, paintings and other works. His futuristic-looking pieces have appeared in a number of popular movies, such as iRobot.
GEMS exhibit at ArtWorks Gallery in Yaletown at 225 Smithe Street, Vancouver, BC. February 24 – March 24, 2014 “David Graff’s work is all about layers for me. By mixing the mediums of foil, silver leaf, paint and resin it brings depth and interest to every inch of David’s work. The more you dig and […]