Glass // Material Exploration

  • Fall 2016 - RISD Beginning Glassworking taught by Christopher Taylor
    Random pieces of finished and unfinished works

  • Size, shape, thickness, translucency, color, purpose
     - compossible variations -
  • Controlled, uncontrolled, experimentation and accidents
     - (selective) repetition in studies -
  • Light, shadow, transparency, opacity and percentage of blacks
     - structural silhouettes -
  • Density, texture, finish and a theme
     - details -
  • Blown soda-lime glass with frits, solid color rod, soda-powder and sand
    - Rondel  |  Olam HaTohu -
  • Experimental Rondel V2.0 and V2.1 with cracking caused by material reaction and improper setting of the annealer
    - Rondel  |  Galaxian Explosion -