Interconnected, is a month-long exhibition in the WaterFire Arts Center gallery created in celebration of Earth Month through a creative partnership between Gather Farm, Gather Glass, and WaterFire Providence. Apparently the Gather folks are up to much more than the mere creation of beautiful art glass. Gather Farm is a small-scale, chemical-free, regenerative farm situated […]
(3.22) “Tlingit Hat” by glass artist Preston Singletary was commissioned by the RISD Museum and added to the collection in 2020. I noticed it immediately upon my return to the museum. Assistant curator of decorative arts and design, Emily Banas, wrote the accompanying text: Singeltary’s blown-glass, sand-carved hats are based on Native Northwest Coast painted
Toots Zynsky has created one of her unique glass sculptural vessels especially for the annual Gamm Theatre fundraiser. Zynsky is known for her signature “filet-de-verre” technique, shaping fused and thermoformed color glass threads. ‘Soliloquio’ will be on display, along with photos of her other work, at the BankRI Gallery on Pitman Street through February 29th.