The Crucible is a non-profit arts education organization that fosters a collaboration of arts, industry, and community. Through training in the fine and industrial arts, The Crucible promotes creative expression, reuse of materials, and innovative design, while serving as an accessible arts venue for the general public in the Bay Area. Known for one-of-a-kind industrial arts education programs, The Crucible is also highly regarded for its innovative performances.
Below is the process video for a fire sculpture commission by Brian Enright. This magnificent piece, Fire Totem, was created for The Crucible's HotCouture 2017 fashion show The Beautiful Ones. This collaboration demonstrates the endless possibilities and explosive creativity when the art & business communities support one another.
Fire Totem is permanently installed at The Crucible Oakland.