Members’ Spotlight

Heike Brachlow

Theme and Variations VIII 2010 Photo: Ester Segarra
Theme and Variations I Photo: Ester Segarra
One Ring II, 2014 Photo: Ester Segarra
Trilith XVI, 2014 Photo: Ester Segarra
Synthesis XXI, 2014 Photo: Ester Segarra
Axiom VI, 2014 Photo: Ester Segarra
Equipoise I, 2014 Photo: Ester Segarra

Born and raised in Munich, Germany, Heike Brachlow received her BA in 2004 from the University of Wolverhampton, her MA in 2006 and her PhD in 2012 from the Royal College of Art in London. She primarily works as a self-employed artist from her studio at Parndon Mill, and as an educator, teaching glass in London and at various summer schools.

Details about work or recent projects

Heike’s often precariously balanced sculptures aim to physically engage: the viewer becomes toucher – invited by words or form, boldly or guiltily. Her work reflects her attraction to movement and transformation, both in colour and in form.

+44 (0)7940 817019
heike.brachlow@network.rca.ac.uk http://www.heikebrachlow.com
Technique: Casting, Cold work, Hot glass
Occupation: Artist, Student, Educator
Discipline: Architectural, Design, Decorative
Areas of Interest: Competitions, Conferences, Education