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Blown Glass (Masters: Major Works by Leading Artists)

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Publisher Comments:

A breathtaking collection of blown studio glass, featuring 40 artists and artistic partnerships.

Masters: Blown Glass, the newest entry in Lark's Masters series, presents the finest work being done today, and showcases an astounding variety of pieces, from Dante Marioni's Greek- and Italian-inspired vessels to Sunny Wang's complex calligraphic shapes. Curated by Susan Rossi-Wilcox, who writes brief introductions on every artist, it includes contributors from across North America and Australia, the leading centers for blown-glass work, as well as from China, Germany, Japan, and the Netherlands.

Artists include:

Kathy Elliot o Benjamin Edols o Dan Dailey o Richard Royal o Laura Donefer o Brian Hirst o Gabriella Bisetto o Hiroshi Yamano o Paul Marioni

Book News Annotation:

This volume showcases a diverse collection of contemporary blown glass art, curated by Susan M. Rossi-Wilcox (editor, Journal of the Glass Art Society/). The 42 international glass artists--shown in thumbnail portraits--comment on their works (e.g., Preston Singletary draws on his Native American heritage). Other artists featured include William Bernstein, Kathy Elliott, Dante Marioni, and Hiroshi Yamano. A third of the artists reside in the Seattle-Tacoma area, where master Dale Chihuly works. The catalog is in landscape format. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600594748
Author:
Hemachandra, Ray
Publisher:
Lark Books (NC)
Author:
Rossi-Wilcox, Susan
Author:
Sielman, Martha
Subject:
Glass art - History - 21st century
Subject:
Blown glass.
Subject:
Glass & Glassware
Subject:
Crafts-Glass Technique
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Masters: Major Works by Leading Artists
Publication Date:
20101031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
330
Dimensions:
8.00 x 9.00 in

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