Winter Projects

I had some fun in the studio over the holiday break. Come see my latest sculptures and several more incredible artists this Friday night at the new Opiate galley in Old Town Fort Collins Colorado. But for those of you who can not… Read more »

Fall Commissioned Works

I’ve been a busy bee lately! One commission was for a pair of Bedside Reading lamps. I made a third to work through my concept. The client requested dimmable LED bulbs on this and a previous project. They work great! The Base of the lamps are from vintage film projectors […] Read more »

Aaron Ristau’s -MetalMaus- sculptural wireless mouse

Two shows curated by Bruce Rosenbaum of SteamPuffin.com: “Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation,” opening October 31, Waltham, MA, and “Mobilis in Mobili: An Exhibition of Steampunk Art & Appliance” opening November 12, Wooster Street Social Club, NYC. include—MetalMaus—recent additions to my series of augmented wireless mice. Read more »

Marfa, Tx. Lights by Aaron Ristau studio

                        During my recent trip to the Big Bend region of Tx. I installed a commissioned sculpture I made for a child’s bedroom. Some of the parts used in it’s construction came from the area. I lived there from […] Read more »

Busy Summer for Aaron Ristau Studio

So Busy!…  Parenting during the summer schedule, A new commission project, and mouse orders! The commission is for an Orrery/ Chandelier/ Mobile and installs in August… more soon. Here are a few images from the workbench… The latest mouse is for sale at the moment…. Read more »