Habatat Galleries (MA, FL)
Prism Contemporary Glass
Marx-Saunders Gallery (IL)
Function + Art
(We'll add more soon... AND we are working on our
OWN auctions here at FCN!)
The sculptures that emerge out of my creative process reflect different aspects of my Soul. Each piece has its own history, its own past, present and future Mythology
Glass is for me the
perfect medium because it has it all: dimension, clarity,
color, opacity, reflectivity, and environmental presence
Mysticism and spirituality
have been long been the inspiration for his work. Kuhn
studies Zen Buddhism and philosophical texts... my sculpture
could be seen as an architectural model ofa vision for
a better world, a more perfect world.
The art ... is deceptively
simple in form but complex in expression as it engages
each viewer in an ever changing intimate world of images.
(ed. note: decent, not ground-breaking
sculpture here... but a nice area devoted to definitions.
the process, etc.)
I am constantly asked,
“Is this furniture, or sculpture?” My answer is, “Both.”
My work draws from historical decorative arts, modern
design, and my love for the remarkable optic and tactile
qualities inherent to glass.
The forms I have chosen to work with
are used primarily as a supportfor brilliantly colored
abstract paintings. These paintings are accomplished by
combining a variety of glass elements, including color
shards, cane, murrini, and frit...
Jeremy's personal work examines the vessel
as an art form, taking cues from the glass itself, as
well as from antiquity and contemporary sources.
on blown glass with several diverse bodies of work. The
first series pays homage to Claes Oldenburg,
work entails tight form and line tension, interior and
exterior curves pulling against each other for visual
dominance, and vibrant colors that play off each other....
These forms are reminiscent of the familiar, yet not contrived.
inspired by the moods and vastness of the ocean, he has
lately been pushing his concepts a step further. "It's
interesting," he explains "the wilder and more
colorful I make these pieces, the more they invoke a sense
FLAMEWORKED / LAMPWORKED
and the luminosity of nature are recurring themes in my
work. By incorporating odd juxtapositions and bending
forms to follow my own quirky sensibility...
Drawing upon his interests in alchemy,
philosophy, and Ancient History, and Surrealism, Fero
creates works that are thought-provoking and evocative
Paul Stankard has established
the standard by which we judge contemporary paperweight
art. His creativity in producing the lamp worked elements
goes far beyond simply evoking nature realistically
surreal... objects, creatures (?) and moments caught in
Lucio Bubacco’s world is an extension of
the Venetian carnevale, where masked men, dancing women,
devils, cupids, and satyrs cavort. His figures are like
puppets in a play about the forces of good and evil.
Figurative sculpture, masks, and paperweights
KILN-CAST (& Pate-de-verre)
& Marc Leva
sculptures are celebrations of, or offerings to, the small
beauties of nature. The classic bowl forms imbue the pieces
with a sense of history...
The main focus of my work
is to create dynamic shapes supported by sensual lines
...and combined with light it will have a powerful impact
on the viewer.
Working with the human
form allows me an outlet through which I explore the nature
of existence. I am particularly interested in our suffering
and, in turn, our need for healing
Emerging artist with nice
Vessels - Goblets - Lighting )
I am constantly asked to
categorize my work. People ask, “Is this furniture, or
sculpture?” My answer is, “Both.” My work draws from historical
decorative arts, modern design, and my love for the optic
and tactile qualities inherent to glass.
What is essential, is invisible
to the eye… I
design blown glass art vessels, sinks, chandeliers and
lighted hanging art pieces. My inspiration comes from
the beauty of simple, classic forms, and the fluidity
Pennebaker/ Red Fern Glass
Fantastic, vibrant, colorful
chandliers and pendant lamps in the Venetian tradition...
new site showcasing works by several outstadning artists!
(Vessels - Goblets - Lighting Neon)
of Fire Hot Glass
in the news...
in the Glass
by Kay Harwell
Myrna Palley fell in love with studio art glass in the early ’70s
and nothing in their lives or their Miami home has ever been quite
the same... More
Stankard: Homage to Nature A Thirty Year Retrospective
Museum of Art, Brockton, USA United States of America
The Fuller Museum of Art is proud to present
Paul Stankard: Homage to Nature - A Thirty Year Retrospective....
Stankard became a full-time paperweight maker. He combines unparalleled
technical skill with a broad knowledge of the natural world, flora
on One — Breaking Loose
with David Reekie
Though urban problems and their resulting human impact are central
to his work, Reekie, one of Britain’s premier glass sculptors,
forgoes his native London to reside in a small town two hours
to the north...
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