Category Archive: glass

WiP: Red persuasion and empty faces

I’m back home! In the studio red empty faces were waiting for me.    

WiP: Red

Still frames from video  

WiP: collection of red balls

Experienced glass blower and wonderful woman Alma Jantunen from Nuutajärvi’s glass village in Finland came for a short visit to rainy Amsterdam.   Some hours in the glass studio of the Rietveld Academie, and… Continue reading

WiP: Red persuasion in progress

     

WiP: Playground

 

WiP: Red persuasion

Workshop: Lampworking with Cees Laan

 Lampworking workshop with Cees Laan   in the GlassDept.  Rietveld Academie                                            … Continue reading

WiP: colored red

WiP: Persuasion for 2 – edition 2

Still frames from video    

WiP: rolling balls flow

  I love blowing glass balls, filling them with colored water, and rolling them and making them flow    

WiP: Red persuasion – still life

WiP: Persuasion of red

talk: lecture by Arnout Visser

Lecture by Arnout Visser in the GlassDept. in Rietveld                        

WiP: Persuasion – tea time

WiP: Conversations – colab2

  Conversations is a collaborative work by Crystal Gregory and Laura Puska. Second part of the performative installation took place in the glass studio of the Rietveld Academie in December. Photos by Youri… Continue reading

O!: demonstration by Martin Janecky

Hot sculpted glass and detailed expressions   Demonstration by Martin Janecky in the GlassDept. of Rietveld  

WiP: clash – Persuasion for 2

Still frames from video Persuasion for 2    

O!: GlassJam in the GlassDept. in Rietveld

  Come by to the glass department of Rietveld!  

WiP: Composition for two women and fire

  Composition for two women and fire is a collaboration of Crystal Gregory and laura Puska. 4 hours long performance installation took place in the hotshop of the glass department in the Gerrit… Continue reading

Performance at the Rietveld

    White dress, water colored with red beets, carrots and onions, blown glass, living participant     Performance by laura Puska On the 31st of October From 9am to 8pm At the Gerrit… Continue reading

E!: Glass & art, glass art & art glass

The glass department of Rietveld Academy and students from Sandberg Institut together with the teachers and students from the School of Decorative Arts in Prague drove to Leerdam to visit the National Glasmuseum as well as… Continue reading

Talk: Lecture by Rony Plesl

This week we are having visitors from the School of Decorative Arts in Prague. The head of their glass department, designer and artist Rony Plesl gave a lecture about his work in the Rietveld… Continue reading

WiP: Persuasion for 2

  The result of the Persuasion V for 2. Performance by laura Puska and Youri Houkes took a place in Generaal Vetterstraat in Amsterdam.   Many glasses were shattered and a lot of… Continue reading

WiP: Playing with fire

  Playing with hot glass, fire and paper in the hotshop. My studio faced an explosion after I dragged 4 papers  of size 150 x 300 cm there… Photos are stills from a… Continue reading

WiP: Progress of Persuasion still life composition

  Still life of Persuasion project is going in my studio. Tempting painted water in glasses is evaporating. A tripod is standing still and the composition is being photographed daily. Of course I bumped into… Continue reading

WiP: Persuasion – composition in light

  Persuasion II – still life composition with painted water and glass in my studio this morning.        

WiP: Persuasion III

New composition of persuasion is up!    

WiP: Making moulds with Sander

  The day started with mould making. Sander Boeijink helped us to make plaster molds for kiln casting. First a positive was made out of clay.   In the afternoon we turned on a… Continue reading

O!: Day in Murano

  Long but interesting day in the glass island of Murano.   We visited Adriano Berengo‘s studio, and one of the three locations of Glass Stress exhibition. Tony Oursler is one of the artist… Continue reading

wip: continuing edition of Persuasion

    I had a feeling that it is time to go on with Persuasion project.   The video was filmed yesterday in a big hall with crazy long echo in Lbb in… Continue reading

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