Kirra Galleries Federation Square
Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets, Melbourne VIC 3000
Flamework demonstrations will be held in the Atrium within the immediate vicinity of our Gallery.
8 September 2016 6pm to 8pm
9 September 2016 11am to 5pm
10 September 2016 11am to 5pm
11 September 2016 11am to 5pm
Anne Dybka was an internationally renowned glass engraver. These are early works of screen printed glasses from the 60’s & 70’s either done at Old Chelsea Glassware (Melbourne) or Crown Crystal Glass (Sydney).
Paul Davey is a glassblower from Glen Waverly, Vic.
Robert (Bob) Murray from Albury is an Indigenous Australian artisan from the Wiradjuri tribe. He works with the Glass Mob Studio.
Kylie Neilzon had her studio in north east Victoria.
This is by Bob Bird when he worked in Byron Bay. He now works as Bob Bird Glass Design in Tassie.
Chris Pantano had a glass studio in Montville, Queensland.
Christine has her studio on the Mid North Coast of NSW
Richards “Chameleon Glass” Studio is in Franklin, Tasmania.
Celestial Dancers by Greg Royer, Man & Woman Statues 40cm high, one pink, one purple, they were made at Sunshine Coast Hot Glass Studio in Yandina Qld in the 90’s.
Oil burner & Paperweight both made in Montville Qld 1995.
Art Glass goblets by Michael Geppert, made in Chris Pantano’s studio in Montville. They are 19cm high.
Has anyone seen anything like this catch of the day? I caught him on a long line to Tassie but he could have swum the currents from anywhere. Weighing 750g, he is 16cm x 13cm x 13cm and extremely tropical in colour. Can anyone offer suggestions as to the creative glass artist?
Vasart Glass Scotland founded by Salvador Ysart and his sons. It became Strathearn in 1965.
The Crisp Galleries are near Bowning, 14km south of Yass, NSW.
Colin had a studio in WA and retired in 2000. The three legged piece was made by one of his students.
Here is a historical little fella from Argyle Glass made around 1972. It was a happening place “in the day” and many of our great glass artists had a presence there. Wonder who might have worked with a torch then. Body is clear, nose, eyes & ears are black glass but collar is painted.
Tina operates a studio at Eumundi, Qld.
Ian Driver (Gawler SA) was a Jam factory trainee 1984-86.
Wolfgang has his studio with Tina Cooper at Eumundi, Qld.
John Schunmann borosilicate Pyrex® glass perfume bottles.
Alison Mortiss has a studio “Creative Moods” on the Central Coast of NSW. The shell & starfish are over 1kg each & the starfish is lead crystal.
Art glass cat by Lucinda Glass of Belingen NSW from the 1990’s. Lucinda was part of Planet Lighting which still operates.
Yolanda was a Jam Factory Glass Associate 1992-93.