Embassy of the Czech Republic in Copenhagen

česky  dansk  english 

Advanced search

Article notification Print Decrease font size Increase font size

European Glass Context 2008

European Glass Context 2008 forms part of a biennial symposium for European Contemporary glass and ceramics

European Glass Context 2008 forms part of a biennial symposium for European Contemporary glass and ceramics. This biennial symposium takes place on the Island of Bornholm, Denmark in September and October 2008.

For the first time this event presents contemporary European glass. Through exhibitions, conference, workshops, master classes and a technical display an opportunity will arise to discuss and experience the situation of European glass today.

All of the 27 members of the European Union are participating, as well as Iceland, Norway and Switzerland.

3 exhibitions present artists and designers from 30 European Countries in the categories: Established artists, Emerging artists and Industrial Design.

The prizewinners were announced at the opening of the exhibitions on the 13th of September 2008.

Czech participation: (trustee Milan Hlaveš, UPM Prague):


Established Artists:

Oldřich Plíva

Oldřich Plíva


Marian Volráb

Martin Volráb


Emerging Artists:

Václav Řezáč a Lada Semecká

Václav Řezáč, Lada Semecká

Design:

Rony Plesl

Rony Plesl



Zdeněk Lhotský

Zdeněk Lhotský



Museum Bornholm
Bornholm Museum of Arts

Lars Kaerulf Moeller
... and his director Lars Kærulf Møller, having welcome speech

J. Reino Liefkes
J. Reino Liefkes, trustee, Victoria and Albert Museum in London

Z vernisáže
From vernissage