11.–17. 9. 2017
World-renown glass artists, graduate of the legendary glass studio headed by prof. Stanislav Libenský at Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. This glass artist is known for her imaginative illustrations of her fantasy world. Using a specific technique – engraving on overlayed glass – she creates unique litophanies.Klára Horáčková
A remarkable and varied personality of contemporary European glassmaking, for whom the work of glass has become an endless path of invention and transformation of artistic expression, not neglecting the traditional craft of Czech glassmaking. After the Secondary School of Glassmaking in Kamenický Šenov, she graduated from the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, where she has long been pedagogically active at the Glass Studio there.
He has been actively involved in engraving symposiums since their beginnings when he was studying glass engraving at Secondary School of Glassmaking in Kamenický Šenov and in Nový Bor. Since graduating at Faculty of Art and Design at Jan Evangelista Purkyně
After graduating from the Secondary School of Glassmaking in Kamenický Šenov, in the glass engraving department under ak. mal. Josef Kochrda, she worked in the glass industry in the field of production and development. She has also been the designer of Artel Glass LLC. In 2000, she founded BERKANA, which is engaged in the production of hand-made glass. In her work she tries to combine traditional craft with contemporary technologies and materials.Jaroslav Chramosta
He graduated from the Secondary School of Applied Arts in Turnov, specializing in plastic and sheet metal engraving, and the Higher Technical School in Jablonec nad Nisou, the field of minted coins and medals. Then he studied in the studio of Metal and Jewelry under Prof. V. K. Novák at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design
After studying at the Secondary School of Applied Arts in Železný Brod, he graduated from the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ostrava, where he finished his studies in the Studio of Intermediate Forms. These two different artistic approaches are transformed into glass interventions or gallery installations. The spectator is thus drawn into the discourse between the use of classical and traditional material and author’s original approach.Pavel Vydra
Master of engraved glass. The graduate of the Secondary School of Glassmaking in Kamenický Šenov has been committed to this unique craft all his life. Not only in his own work, but also as an implementer of art designs of other glass artists. He hands down his practical experience to other people interested in this field. He has been participating in the engraving symposium in Kamenický Šenov since its beginnings.
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