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

Dialogues

Nancy Callan’s elegant glass pieces are represented in the permanent collections of museums around the world, in addition she has taught advanced glassblowing techniques to some of the post pre-eminent glass centers internationally. Her first solo exhibition of her most recent work Dialogues, was presented by Heller Gallery, NY that featured works deeply informed by… Continue reading Dialogues

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

Re | Turning

Re | Turning exhibition showcases the exquisite works of Philip and Matt Moulthrop’s at Heller Gallery, NY. These turned wood pieces represent three generations of craftsmanship and creativity from the highly acclaimed Moulthrop family. They use salvaged trees from the Southeast of the United States, turning the wood’s age and flaws into remarkable designs. Their… Continue reading Re | Turning