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CHIHULY BASKETS: CELEBRATING FORTY YEARS

“Baskets was the first series that I did that really took advantage of the molten properties of the glassblowing process. Now, for the first time, I really felt I was breaking new ground with an ancient technique.” For many celebrated … Continue reading

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Master of Beauty | Lino Tagliapietra

Master of Beauty | Lino Tagliapietra To behold Lino Tagliapietra’s glass art is to perceive pure beauty, inspired by the magnificence of the artist’s surroundings, travels, and experiences. In his 1753 volume Analysis of Beauty, English painter and writer William Hogarth … Continue reading

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Memories and Dreams, the art of Bertil Vallien

Essay from the catalog, published for the exhibition, August 2017. Imagine a world where we experienced things from the inside out. Imagine if our first impression was of something’s essence, and it was only through closer looking that we distinguished … Continue reading

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Celebrating Lino Tagliapietra in Stockbridge!

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July 6&7, 2017, we celebrated the Maestro in Stockbridge with all our friends! Continue reading

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2017 June Weekend Glass Demo Photo Album

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Thank you Amy Lynn for these nice photos of the 2017 Schantz Galleries Collectors Weekend Glass Blowing Event, hosted at Hoogs and Crawford.             

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Made in N.E.

Often when one hears the term Art Glass, a work of art created in a hot furnace with a blowpipe is what first comes to mind. This exhibit gives visitors a glimpse into the diverse techniques that creative hands and minds can employ in this medium. Made in N.E. is a curated exhibition of blown, cast, cut, fused, laminated, and sculpted works in glass created by fourteen artists in New England. Continue reading

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Dante Marioni and Preston Singletary | Collaborators

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