A Genius In His Hands

On his 87th birthday this year Lino Tagliapietra announced his retirement from active glass blowing. It has been an extraordinary 75 year career of craftsmanship where glass in his genius hands made way for many breathtaking designs. At Heller Gallery in NY the Journey exhibition showcases many of Tagliapietra’s brilliant works over the years.

Featured image: Vienna, 2009 glass

Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Mandara 2005, glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Medusa, 2006 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Spigoitondi, 2021 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Cayuga, 2019 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Asturia, 2003 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Aquilone, 2019 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Mandara, 2019
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Dinosaur, 2006 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Medusa, 2006 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Vienna, 2008 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Untitled, 2004 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Mandara, 2006 glass
Design and Style Report image, Lino Tagliapietra at Heller Gallery NY, Murano fine art glass
Apollineo, 2019 glass

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