Inside the Studio

Behind the scenes with Richard Stravitz and events at the gallery.

March 16, 2020
Dance of Elegance

Top 10 questions to ask before you spend tens of thousands of dollars on a custom bronze sculpture (and one bonus question!)

  Now is not the time to say “I don’t know much about art”.  If you’re like most of our clients, this is the first, and […]
April 10, 2018
Chuck Larivey yellow sun beach wave

Art Ideas from Your Virginia Beach Vacation

Your walls, empty places and outdoor spaces come to life and bring back wonderful memories when graced with Stravitz Gallery’s endless art ideas of beautiful pieces […]
March 26, 2018

Why Buy American Bronze from the Stravitz Sculpture & Fine Art Gallery?

    Why buy American bronze from the Stravitz Sculpture & Fine Art Gallery? One of the most common questions we receive here in the gallery […]
March 26, 2018
Richard uses the Lost Wax Process

Lost Wax Process

Lost Wax Process: Richard Stravitz uses the ancient lost wax process to create his magnificent bronze sculpture. An original artwork is created in clay, from which […]
May 24, 2016

Richard Stravitz – Creating “Big Blue” for Old Dominion University

In January 2011, the Big Blue Mascot of Old Dominion University won the best in competition with 15 other mascots from various other schools such as […]
March 29, 2016

How Long Did That Take You, Mr. Stravitz?

Every occupation must get its share of standard (sometimes annoying) questions. I know in the sign business, any time someone would stand behind me while I […]