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... an Oscar statuette), the best known one is the Academy Award of Merit more popularly known as the Oscar statuette. Made of ...

Oscar Statuette | Oscars.org | Academy of Motion Picture Arts and ...

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The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the ... Due to a metal shortage during World War II, Oscars were made of painted ...

PHOTOS: How the 2016 Oscar statuettes are made | NBC4i.com

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Feb 24, 2016 ... For the first time in more than 30 years, the Oscars are being made in New York. Here's the process of making Hollywood's most iconic award.

Chicago manufacturer loses Oscar statuette contract - Chicago ...

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Feb 17, 2016 ... The Chicago-based company that has made Oscar statuettes since 1982 has lost the contract to produce the iconic trophies.

New Manufacturer Gives Oscar Statue A Minor Makeover : The Two ...

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Feb 17, 2016 ... An Oscar statue at the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon on ... from Chicago-based R.S. Owens & Co., which had made the statues ...

How the 2016 Oscar statuettes are made | WRIC

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Feb 25, 2016 ... HUDSON VALLEY, NY (WCMH) — There's a big change to the statuettes you'll see at the Academy Awards this year. Since 1983, every single ...

Oscar statuettes, longtime creations of Chicago-based company, will ...

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Feb 16, 2016 ... Those impeccable, glistening, gold Oscar statuettes, for three decades ... of Chicago-based R.S. Owens and Company, will now be made in New.

This year's Oscar statue got a lot sexier | New York Post

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Feb 28, 2016 ... R.S. Owens & Co. had made the figures since 1982 with a core of ... Last December, Polich Tallix was presented with two Oscar statues — one ...

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Jan 16, 2008 ... The Oscar statue is made in Chicago at R.S. Owens. They also make the Emmy, MTV awards and many others.

Oscar statuettes will no longer be made in Chicago | WGN-TV

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Feb 17, 2016 ... LOS ANGELES — For the first time in more than 30 years, the Oscar statuettes will not be made in Chicago. The statuettes for the upcoming ...

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Oscar statuettes: 10 facts you may not know - The Telegraph

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Feb 24, 2016 ... The Oscar statuette is the symbol of the Academy Awards. ... the Second World War, Oscars were made of painted plaster for three years.

Oscars 2012: How the Statues are Made in One Chicago Factory ...

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Feb 24, 2012 ... The famous statues can be tied all the way back to a select crew of ... Oscars, Made in America: The Midwestern Birthplace of Film's Most ...

What is Oscar made of? - Infoplease

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The very first Oscar statuettes were made of gold-plated solid bronze. During World War II, when metal was scarce, they were made of plaster; these plaster ...