Kaslinsky Plant of Art Casting
Nearly three centuries of Kaslinsky Plant of Art Casting’s history, the talent of its artists, molders, foundry workers, chasers and dyers made Kasli’s art casting unique in Russia’s industrial art, a true heritage of Russian culture and history and a vivid example for world art practice.
The work of Kasli masters is remarkable in plasticity of form, filigree study of smallest details in iron, restrained nobility of its black coloring. Graphic silhouettes, exquisite detail wedded to smooth surfaces and the play of light are characteristic of Kasli casting. Their sculptures are remarkably
Kaslinsky Plant preserves the tradition of lump molding in
The plant’s model fund comprises about 800 forms for art casting and over 400 forms for architectural and technical casting. This fund is in itself a heritage of the Russian nation.
For several centuries, the virtues of Kasli art have won high acclaim in Russia and abroad. The plant works in tandem with museums in Yekaterinburg and Chelyabinsk and constantly exhibits its work all over the world.