Custom Memorial Statues are produced by Young Fine Art Studio, Inc. which is a well established reputable art studio/gallery located in downtown Salt Lake City. Visitors are welcome.
The company is owned by sculptors Richard Young and Lena Toritch. It is a small business that takes pride in the quality of its art and exceptional service to its clients. They design and sell only original art. The statues you see in the gallery or on the website are original limited edition sculptures or one of a kind bronze statues created by these professional, well trained sculptors. Their bronze statues can be seen on the streets of Salt Lake City, their design work and portraits grace some of the finest homes and businesses around the country.
Young Fine Art Studio has been creating bronze statues for 35 years. The company founder, sculptor Richard D.Young studied under the famous Dr. Avard Fairbanks and became his apprentice. Young's style and technique is reminiscent of the late master's. He has a lot of expertise large scale monument production. Young's business partner Lena Toritch joined the studio in 1995, when she came to the US from St.Petersburg, Russia. Toritch received her classical training and MFA from the Academy of Fine Arts. Her specialty is portraits and she has a remarkable ability to find the nuances that make a sculpture look like the real person. Both artists have extensive knowledge of human and animal anatomy.They are skilled in all aspects of sculpture creation: from a first drawing and design to a scale model and finally the finished monument.
Our Versatility- Custom Statues
Custom memorial statues and portraits are their specialty. If you have an idea for a statue or monument, they can develop the concept to create just what you want. They understand that every client has unique requests, artistic taste, specific placement in mind and, of course, budget. Toritch and Young work with clients to create a beautiful unique custom bronze statue that meets their specific requirements.Young Fine Art Studio sells directly to its clients. It’s a "one-stop shopping" experience. The statue is designed, sculpted in clay and produced by the same company. They supervise every aspect of the bronze casting process.
It takes a real master to create a portrait in bronze – a perfect likeness of a person or animal. Visit our photo album to see some of the remarkable portraits created by the artists of Young Fine Art Studio. Children's statues, wildlife bronzes, pets' portraits, garden statues, bronze busts and family portraits are created with the same thoughtful attention to detail and composition that make all the art from Young Fine Art Studio so unique and beautiful.