In cooperation with company Tonaso a.s. and Mr. Ing. Vladimír Henych we are trying to develop new formulas to produce molds for glass casting. Its based on mixture of sand, sodium silicates (water glass) and hardening agent on ester – carboxil accid basis. Continue reading
Our long term interes in historical glasses and traditional crafts and based on our experience with production of historical collections, we decided to re-vitalise the brand Goldberg. The original company Carl Goldberg was established in NOvy Bor in 1881 and basicaly was a refinery shop producing wide range of luxury decorative glass. Continue reading
The Plurality of Identity
As a part of the exhibition of Zdenek Lhotsky at the Museum of Glass and Jewellery in Jablonec nad Nisou we published a book about the comprehensive work of the artist. Author of the texts is renowned Czech art historian, curator and expert of contemporary studio glass Sylva Petrová PhD. Continue reading
We started to develop Murrina glasses within a project for Gagosian Gallery – manufacturing collection of large glass tables designed by famous designer Marc Newson. It was a longterm demanding process of development of special glass compositions and technological processes. Continue reading
Saturday 16 September 2017 from 17 hours – opening of Zdenek Lhotsky exhibition of glass Zdenek Lhotsky & Associates 2017 in renovated industrial space Kotelna in Železný Brod. The exhibition presents works of Zdenek Lhotsky, and five of his friends – artists who work in cooperation with his studio in Pelechov. The choice for the year 2017 shall include, in addition to the objects of Mr Lhotsky also works of Oldrich Plíva, Martin Hlubucek, Jaroslav Rona, Lucie Svitorkova and Rebeca Huerta (Mexico). All exhibited artist are connected with the choice of the glass melting, but all are comming with a unique concept of sculpture. Installation of their works together with industrial interior Kotelny creates special exhibition.
Exhibition curator: PhDr. Sylva Petrová