Design Tour: Chris French Metal
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Location: 2500 Union Street, Oakland, CA
Cost: $5 AIA Members / $10 Guests
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1.5 CES LUs
You’ve seen Chris French Metal’s work in home tours projects and design award winners and now here’s your chance to get an inside look at the studio where it’s all created. CFM is a premier metal working shop that specializes in highly-crafted architectural metal with experience in both traditional and contemporary fabrication technologies.
This tour will focus on fabrication techniques, materials, equipment, opportunities and challenges of working with metal. We will experience first-hand what is involved in the detailing and execution of high-end architectural metal work.
CFM is a full-service shop offering consultation, design, shop drawings, fabrication, finish work and custom patina as well as delivery and installation. They facilitate extensive coordination with architects, engineers, designers and other building trades.
Photo cred: Mariko Reed