New Work, new studio

Van Tetterode has moved into an impressive new space in Amsterdam Noord. In February I got a chance to check it out. It’s a huge open space, with high ceilings and offices on the upper floors surrounding a lot of workspace. A great place to blow glass! And of course it’s such an endeavor to…

Water Dragon installation at Rakow Library, Corning, NY

This work is installed in Corning Museum’s Rakow Library as part of the “Curious and Curiouser” show, up until February 2019. Thanks very much to Rebecca Hopman and Dr. Karol Wight for including this work in this show about unusual uses of glass.

Making new work at van Tetterode

On Friday I was back at van Tetterode studio here in Amsterdam, working on some new pieces. What a great space! The blowing area has a glass ceiling that can be opened in good weather and the furnace is in an area loaded with old color samples and tools. It has the lived-in hardworking feeling…

New Exhibition at Corning

Just found out I’ll be in this exhibition, more info to come: From advertisements for glass eyes to patents for preserving the dead in glass; from glasshouse dollars to drawings by world-famous artists such as Thomas Benton, Jean Cocteau, Salvador Dalí, Giorgio de Chirico, Eric Gill, Fernand Léger, Henri Matisse, Georgia O’Keeffe, and Grant Wood:…