I’m back home! In the studio red empty faces were waiting for me.
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
Lampworking workshop with Cees Laan in the GlassDept. Rietveld Academie … Continue reading
I love blowing glass balls, filling them with colored water, and rolling them and making them flow
Lecture by Arnout Visser in the GlassDept. in Rietveld
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
Hot sculpted glass and detailed expressions Demonstration by Martin Janecky in the GlassDept. of Rietveld
Still frames from video Persuasion for 2
Come by to the glass department of Rietveld!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Persuasion II – still life composition with painted water and glass in my studio this morning.
New composition of persuasion is up!
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
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
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