• Mobilia Gallery

    We’ve been invited to participate in a group show at Mobilia Gallery titled, “A Journey Through Time: Explorations of artful adornment & sculptural vessels through the ages”.  The show is timed to coincide with the SNAG conference happening in Boston from May 20-23.  We made two colorful necklaces based on specific historical examples; The Canning…

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  • Speaking In Color

    (Santa Fe, NM) June 26th at The New Mexico Museum of Art, We will present a brief slide show history of our 27 years in collaboration.   An ever changing palette is reveled as “color chapters” in this talk about our evolving creative process.  During the month of June, Patina Gallery will be showing a large body of our latest…

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The Process

Our collaborative practice involves sending work between our Philadelphia and Santa Fe studios.
We had a strong foundation of working with materials and ideas back in art school, where we met in Rome in 1984. We could not have been more different, or more unlikely to collaborate. David created large abstract paintings in which color and the physicality of paint were a major component. Steve’s work, in contrast, was based on the question: “How can I make a painting as an object, a fully integrated three-dimensional piece?”  Read more 

  • Press

    Read more about our work, we have a selection of PDF’s available to download. 

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  • Galleries

    fordforlano jewelry is featured in art galleries & showrooms nationwide, take a look.

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  • Events

    We travel to craft fairs around the country, see where we’ll be traveling next or where we’ve been before.

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