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Rig Art: TopHat Indonesia

Title: Oil Respect metal hardhat Artist: TopHat Indonesia | Medium: aluminium, paint |?Year: 2017 In today’s click-and-copy world, TopHat Indonesia has found a niche market for custom-designed and hand-crafted metal hard hats. They are certain […]

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Rig Art: “Drilling Rig”

Artist: SharksDen Illustrated for a 2012 short story called “Drilling Rig” by Ken Liu. “The rig is two thousand feet tall to accommodate the telescoping drill. Sitting up here in the cockpit at the top, […]

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Rig Art: “Energy”

Title: “Energy” Artists: Harold Lyon Year: 1973 Size: 36″ x 24″ Medium: oil on canvas If you’ve been to the CAPP office in downtown Calgary, you may recognize this painting of two rig workers tripping […]

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Rig Art: Oil Drop

Title: Oil Drop Artists: Jade & Austin Mckinnon Year: 2016 Size: 50″ x 31.5″ Medium: Mixed media on wood This piece, simply called “Oil Drop,” is a hand-made creation by two siblings, Jade Mckinnon and […]