Holographic Arts at Visual Alchemy

Holographic Art - Client Art - Exhibitions - Projects - Writings

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Al Razutis - Visual Alchemy poster on holographics at the studio     Sharon McCormack Collection and Archives at Visual Alchemy     Al Razutis featured artist November - December 2017  at Area of Design web-site/publication

Unique and Historical Holographic Art For Sale or Lease

Holographic Art by Al Razutis, classic and contemporatry, exhibited internationally - for sale or for exhibition - priced for 2017

Holographic Art Sales - Leases

Holographic Art by Al Razutis is for sale or for exhibition is listed in a page of selected works from recent and past historical periods. For terms of purchase, lease or rental, photos and links to gallery title cards and more information visit this selection.

Contact Al Razutis directly at alrazutis@ymail.com for a price list or to discuss your exhibition interests.

We are exclusive representatives of the Sharon McCormack holographic collection and historical archives

        PDF poster - Sharon McCormack Collection and Archives at Visual Alchemy

"Al Razutis represents the arts archives of holographer Sharon McCormack as Curator and Trustee and Preservationist for posterity" 2016

This remarkable Collection and Archive, which includes Archives of Multiplex Co. of San Francisco and San Francisco School of Holography is stored and preserved at Visual Alchemy Studio. This work is not for sale but can be leased, or rented for exhibition purposes.

This collection includes many original multiplex holograms created in San Francisco by Sharon, Lloyd Cross, and other members of this group. Also included is extensive documentation and samples from the San Francisco School of Holography of the early 1970' which was one of the first independent schools of holography in the world.

Example holograms of many subjects, including commercial work in embossed holography by Sharon and others can be leased for exhibitions, short term or long term. To read the terms see Terms of Collection Leases which would apply to both individual works and groups of works leased for exhibition. The minimum lease period is 30 days. Please contact the Trustee and Curator Al Razutis directly at alrazutis@ymail.com to discuss your exhibition, rental or purchase interests.

VIDEOS in 3D and 2D of Holograms @ Visual Alchemy (FaceBook)

More subjects found on Sharon McCormack's work in stereo 3D DVD presentation: 'West-Coast Artists In Light' Vol. 3

3D Video of multiplex stereogram works by Sharon McCormack including "The Embrace" on YouTube
3 min. video in 3D or 2D YouTube 3D:
SHARON MCCORMACK shows her holographic works  in 3D excerpt on YouTube

To exhibit or lease works from McCormack Archives

Sample Multiplex stereograms and holograms in Stereo 3D Photos - Videos

VIDEOS in 3D and 2D of Holograms @ Visual Alchemy (FaceBook)

Razutis Holography: Life-size Holographic Apsaras

Apsaras Series by Al Razutis (2013-2014) on exhibition in China

These six large pulsed-laser transmission holograms by Al Razutis - "Apsara Series" are now in the permanent collection of Lanzhou City University - Dun-Huang Creative Center, Lanzhou, China and are on exhibition at the Creative Center (DCC) since October 12th, 2014. Created in 2013 at Holograms on Main St., USA, with Allen Fox and Rob Taylor. Mei-man Lee model. Complete list of available masters

Visual Alchemy Studio Acquires Single-Frequency CW Laser

Single frequency continuous wave CW laser for Visual Alchemy 2016

Visual Alchemy Studio has acquired full CW laser holographic capabilities with the addition of a 'single frequency' laser and required optics for creation of 'deep-scene holograms' of up to 3 meters deep. More information on productions, projects and exhibitions on the All Projects - Exhibitions is posted as info becomes available.

Holographics History at Visual Alchemy

Creations in Holographic Art and Designs since 1972

'Holographic History at Visual Alchemy'           Photos of Early Holographic Works           Hologram Art Sales

Holography was initiated at Visual Alchemy, Vancouver in 1972 owing in part to two consecutive 'Senior Arts Grants' from the Canada Council For the Arts, Penny Jacques, Film Officer. The early works were entirely experimental, not client-driven, and in the beginnings we built our lasers, lab and patiently explored the medium until it was time for public exhibition, namely 'Visual Alchemy' 1977 (Burnaby Art Gallery) which was also toured cross-Canada exhibition and included 'Canada Day' in Ottawa opened by then Prime Minister Trudeau and facilitated by Lorraine Monk NFB Photography Division Head.

For LARGE screens Holographic Art at Visual Alchemy by Al Razutis           Deja Vu 2010 Exhibition - history on exhibit and for sale by Al Razutis

Holographic Art:
AL RAZUTIS  shows his holographic works in 3D excerpt on YouTube

West-Coast Artists in Light

3-Part Documentary on Holographic Arts

Al Razutis' documentary film project West-Coast Artists in Light has been conducted over several decades of filming. Beginning in standard film 2D early 1990's the project moved to stereoscopoic 3D film in the late 1990's, one that highlighted the 'spatial characteristics' of holographic art and artists working in their laboratories. The resultant 3-part film is available by special arrangement for public screenings.

Wavefront Holography Magazine of the 80's

.Critical Journal. on the Arts and Commerce of Holography

Al Razutis' publishing project Wavefront Magazine was created in the 1980's as a journal of holography with the intention of combining both the business - technical aspects of holography with the arts of holography. The final paper edition was published in the 1990's, and final web edition published 2001. The history and contents of Wavefront Magazine Issues continues to this day to be a resource for the history of holography world-wide.