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… Continue reading A Genius In His Hands

Master Moment

Lino Tagliapietra – Master Moment exhibition at Heller Gallery, NY. Maestro Vetraio – Master Glassmaker, is the title Tagliapietra received at the age of 21, today he is regarded as one of the greatest glassblowers alive today. His pieces are exquisite and requires in person viewing to truly appreciate the marvelous details. Featured image: Aquilone,… Continue reading Master Moment