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Meola Safety

Atelier Rubicon has recently manifested itself (spring 2004) in the form of "bricks & mortar" in the new Plant Zero building. It also encompasses a wider range in its virtual form, with several venues extending in a rough triangle from Ashland, to Richmond to Short Pump, Virginia.

The composer of most of the work in these pages is John Meola.

Gallery Credits & Shows
"" Three Mile Gallery
"" Shockhoe Bottom Art Center
"" Henrico County Cultural Arts Center
"" Caravati's Architectual Salvage
"" Art Works
"" The Art of Richmond, Short Pump Town Center
"" Black Dog Salvage, Roanoke

Education & Studies
"" BA Degree (Education & English Lit) RI College, Providence, RI 1976

Additional studies include:
"" Summer Semester at University of Madrid, Madrid Spain
"" Course work at Alliance Francaise, Paris, France
"" Undergraduate studies, St. Francis College, Biddeford, Maine
"" Self directed studies at major museums, galleries, exhibitions in Europe & US

When not welding in his driveway or at C.C. Cullet, or Caravati's, Meola can be found at VMS, Inc. where he is Safety Manager. Meola's professional credentials include:
"" Board of Certified Safety Professionals (CSP),
"" American Society of Safety Engineers,
"" Associate in Risk Management (ARM),
"" OSHA Construction Safety Trainer,
"" Insurance Institute of America - Certified Instructor.

Contact me for more information:
Cell phone: 804-283-0038

Mailing address:
Atelier Rubicon,
Studio 13, Plant Zero,
Zero East Fourth Street,
Richmond, VA 23224

Photo of Meola in his studio.
> This page is dedicated to my father, Giovanni Meola
> Field Day of the Past
> 2005 Vacation - France
> Friends & Associates
> October, 2004
Style Weekly's Home Style magazine.
Article in Style Weekly's special home living section:
Artisan: Hidden Beauty
One man’s trash is John Meola’s treasure.

by Deveron Timberlake
> A Conversation with John Meola (video).




Grateful acknowledgement for long term abiding assistance is extended to Mr. Fonnie Walker at C.C. Cullet, Ashland, VA, suppliers of the finest artist materials.