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Portrait of a Metalworker
November 23, 2013
In addition to the compelling, original videos we feature from our Charlotte Viewpoint team of contributors, Director of Film Donald Devet shines the spotlight on some of the best short videos from around the world. As curator of our Video Gallery, Donald identifies and shares videos that are thought provoking, inspirational, innovative and just plain fun.
This week's featured video is Portrait of a Metalworker, by Eliu Cornielle.
From the curator: Told with honest integrity, this well crafted film highlights Nicholas DiChiara, a talented metal artist from Philadelphia, who makes beautiful custom-made furniture, sculptures and stylish lighting fixtures. Nicholas prides himself on creating beautiful and functional objects from found materials with just enough roughness around the edges because "things are more beautiful when they have rough edges..."