Tag Archives: glass blowing

Jess Wainer: Sculptress of Light

How light can shape place

By Regina Connell. Making the rounds of design trade shows in the last year, I’ve seen a great deal of lighting. And most of it bored me silly. The big problem was the utter sameness of it: an endless riff on the Lindsay … Continue reading

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Noticed: J. HILL’s Standard

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It’s no secret: the traditional handcrafts of the world have had a hard time of it. While individual makers and artisans have struggled, so have the larger enterprises that produced the work. In some sense, they don’t have the advantages … Continue reading

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Profile: Amber Marshall

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Is it my imagination, or is the world of craft and the arts (at least in the US) a pretty gender-bound place? (I’d love to be proven wrong.) But think about it: restaurants have traditional gender roles (chef is male, … Continue reading

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Profile: Joe Cariati

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Glass blowing really is one of the most thrilling endeavors to partake in or to behold. There’s heat, there’s fire, there’s fragility, there’s the perfect moment, there’s magic, there’s danger, there’s beauty. It ain’t just art, baby, it’s life. And like … Continue reading

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