Lot Nr. 51


Lhotský Zdeněk (Praha 1956)


Lhotský Zdeněk (Praha 1956) - Zerbrechliche Kraft des Glases

“Vitrucell” Bowl
gray opal glass, fused in a mould using the Vitrucell technique, sign. and dat. Zdeněk Lhotský 2014, diameter 33 cm

The work is from the author’s studio

After studying at the Glassmaking Secondary School in Železný Brod, Zdeněk Lhotský graduated from prof. Libenský’s studio at the VŠUP in Prague. He is a founding member of the Tvrdohlaví artists’ group. In 1994, he founded Studio Lhotský – Pelechov, which specializes in the technique of fused sculpture. This studio is one of the best in the world in this field. It fuses works from the most famous glassmaking artists. Zdeněk Lhotský is also a freelance artist. He has recently focused on the new Vitrucell method of fusing glass, with which he achieves unprecedented light and optical qualities. The bowl on offer has a simple shape and seems made of pasted shards. The volume of the bowl shapes the light shining through the individual cells in the glass.

15.10.2015 - 20:00

Schätzwert:
CZK 120.000,-
Rufpreis:
CZK 80.000,-

Lhotský Zdeněk (Praha 1956)


“Vitrucell” Bowl
gray opal glass, fused in a mould using the Vitrucell technique, sign. and dat. Zdeněk Lhotský 2014, diameter 33 cm

The work is from the author’s studio

After studying at the Glassmaking Secondary School in Železný Brod, Zdeněk Lhotský graduated from prof. Libenský’s studio at the VŠUP in Prague. He is a founding member of the Tvrdohlaví artists’ group. In 1994, he founded Studio Lhotský – Pelechov, which specializes in the technique of fused sculpture. This studio is one of the best in the world in this field. It fuses works from the most famous glassmaking artists. Zdeněk Lhotský is also a freelance artist. He has recently focused on the new Vitrucell method of fusing glass, with which he achieves unprecedented light and optical qualities. The bowl on offer has a simple shape and seems made of pasted shards. The volume of the bowl shapes the light shining through the individual cells in the glass.


Auktion: Zerbrechliche Kraft des Glases
Datum: 15.10.2015 - 20:00
Auktionsort: ZIBA, Na Příkopě 20, Praha 1
Besichtigung: 01.10. - 15.10.2015