Alloy Pittsburgh is a unique visual and performing arts project co-founded by Pittsburgh artists Sean Derry and Chris McGinnis. The project was developed in collaboration with the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area and the Kipp Gallery at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Alloy Pittsburgh offers 15 emerging artists from the greater Pittsburgh region the opportunity to develop temporary site-based artworks for the Carrie Furnace National Historic Landmark. Alloy Pittsburgh will open to the public at the Carrie Furnaces on September 28 2013 from 2-6pm. . The project is supported in part by a Seed Award from the Sprout Fund with additional support from the United Steelworkers Union.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Visiting Alloy PGH After the 28th

For those planning to attend Alloy Pittsburgh during one of the following dates/times please refer to the information below regarding parking and logistics.

First, tickets can still be purchased at the link above or from participating artists.  Tickets purchased prior to the opening will be honored during any of the additional tour dates.  There will NOT be a shuttle bus traveling to and from the parking area for these dates.  All visitors will drive to the mill on their own and meet on site for the tours.  Either Sean Derry or Chris McGinnis will be present for Alloy Pittsburgh tours.  You must arrive at the time listed below for each tour.  Tours last approximately 1.5 hours.  See map below for directions.  Follow signs for Alloy Pittsburgh and/or Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area.


Saturday, October 5 9:00am (ROS self guided tour)
Saturday, October 12 10:00 (ROS guided tour)
Saturday, October 19 10:00 (ROS guided tour)
Saturday, October 26 10:00 (ROS guided tour)


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