Organiser of the twice-yearly National Glass Fair and the new glass fair at Knebworth House. These specialist events feature around 80 exhibitors selling antique and collectable glass alongside contemporary glass artists showing their own work.
History lies around us
Memories lie within us
Both are moments in time
Some are ephemeral; some are carved in our souls
At Alx Creations I endeavour to hold those memories and the emotions they evoke, in beautiful, handcrafted glass. I work on a range of pieces from architectural glass and public art to smaller works of art for the home and jewellery. I am also available to create bespoke pieces for a range of customers and run one to one workshops.
Andrew is a Reading, UK based glass artist who trained for 2 years on the PGC Glass course at Central Saint Martins. He now works in traditional stained glass and modern kiln-formed techniques. Both private individuals and public organisations commission Andrew to design and make architectural glass windows which are beautiful and practical. He also produces innovative fused glassware such as bowls, plates and more sculptural items.
See more at www.boddingtonglass.com
Born in Geneva (Switzerland). Work and live in Yverdon-les-Bains (Switzerland).
Studied in Sion (Switzerland) and Canberra (Australia).
Lately I devlopped stained glass without stained! A glass which suits to contemporary architecture.
"Sensitive transparency" which affects neither the transparency nor the amount of light.
The intention is to give it the power of « conversing » dynamically with its environment, by reacting to daily fluctuations and to individual translocation.
The simple act of creating some relief into that surface shapes the perception. It leads to a variation of the transmission of light, both by remodelling the view through optical effects - when looking from inside into the outside - and by distorting the reflection when looking from outside to the inside.
At night it’s the contrary!
Thierry Bontridder, born in 1956, he studied sculpture in Brussels at the Academy of Fine Arts. He was awarded by the University; Libre de Bruxelles in 1995, by the Egide Rombaux award 2001 of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of Belgium, and also by the SPES Foundation in 2002.