We have been diligently working on the restoration and revival of the Orphan Annie and other casting machines the past month, and are pleased to announce the award of a $1,550 grant from the Kinsman Foundation towards these efforts. This award will help us create museum quality displays of our working foundry equipment, increase our […]
I hope you all are enjoying the photographs of our progress unpacking the type foundry equipment and building out our museum space. Our efforts got another boost this week with the award of a $500 IBM Community Grant. This award will help us create a museum quality display of working foundry equipment. Thanks, IBM!
We are happy to announce that the Foundry is the recipient of a 2010 Puffin Foundation Ltd. grant of $700 to help with operational expenses (i.e. the rent!) as we build out the foundry and museum space. The Puffin Foundation’s motto is “…continuing the dialogue between art and the lives of ordinary people.” We’re excited […]