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Hey Virginia! Brickworkz LEGO Mosaic Artwork Comes to the Peninsula

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Hey Virginia! The load-in is complete and preparations are underway! 19 of my popular Lego mosaic pieces will be on display at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center from June 7 through September 15, 2019. Details, hours, and directions available at pfac-va.org so if you’re in Richmond, Newport News, Williamsburg or Virginia Beach, come visit our… continue »

RVA Mag: Brian Korte Builds Beautiful Art, One Brick At A Time

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Brickworkz founder Brian Korte has made building art from LEGO bricks his life’s work. Now he brings his unique creations to The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. By Alicen Hackney LEGO, those classic building-block toys that you’ll really regret stepping on, have become quite the topic in the past few years, especially when it… continue »

NBC Segment about Vibrance: LEGO Art by Brickworkz

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This segment originally aired March 26, 2019 at WWBT NBC12 in Richmond, Virginia. [Edits by Brickworkz] Award-winning artist Brian Korte,  founder of Brickworkz, invites you to his gallery display of more than 30 mosaic portraits, made entirely with LEGO elements! Come visit the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen now through May 12 to visit this… continue »

LEGO Steamboat Willie coming soon!

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  I know this must seem cliche to say, considering my choice of professions, but LEGO really found my sweet spot with their newest announcement, an adorable and true-to-form Steamboat Willie LEGO set!   This set, 21317 Steamboat Willie, is new from LEGO Ideas (a crowd-sourced program, where anyone’s Lego set concept can be voted into becoming… continue »

Front Porch Fridays Interview

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My interview just dropped with Front Porch Fridays about the collaboration pieces now on display at the Children’s Museum of Richmond. Come visit our collaborative storytelling LEGO portraits with Project: Just Like You at the Community gallery in CMoR’s Downtown location. These portraits will be on display through March 10, Richmonders! 😍🙌🏻

LEGO WINTER VILLAGE FIRE STATION (10263)

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LEGO just released very exciting news- their newest in the annual “Holiday Village” series will be a fire station. Complete with a red fire truck, the fire pole we’d naturally expect to see, an ice-skating rink, and six minifigs! The ice-skating rink is cool because it combines well with those from other LEGO Holiday Village… continue »

Chesterfield man makes magical art out of LEGO bricks

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HENRICO, Va. (WRIC) — You could say Brian Korte’s job is child’s play. “I’m an artist who uses Lego as an art medium,” Korte explains. Brick by brick, the Chesterfield man creates colorful and vibrant mosaic portraits out of little, plastic Legos. “I think everyone can probably relate to it,” says Korte. “Either we played… continue »