Glass and Print: Blending approaches for innovation in creative glass

Petrie, Kevin (2010) Glass and Print: Blending approaches for innovation in creative glass. In: Creativity and Innovation in Glass: Proceedings of the International Glass Symposium 2010. CADRE Publications, University of Wolverhampton. ISBN 9780956020437

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This paper offers a view of creative glass research at the ‘overlap’ of two distinct sectors of art and design: glassmaking and printmaking. It also aims to show how an approach of ‘blending’ subjects in art and design education might serve as a catalyst and context for innovation and creativity. Three case studies demonstrate how this merging has offered new forms of expression for artists that others might build upon. The examples show how innovation has been achieved through an approach which regards creative glass, as a material and a set of processes, as analogous to methods of printmaking. This paper offers ‘real world’ examples of research projects in glass that can be described as ‘blending’ approaches from art and design

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Glass and Ceramics > Architectural Glass
Glass and Ceramics > Glass
Glass and Ceramics > Hot Glass
Glass and Ceramics > Kiln Glass
Fine Art > Sculpture
Glass and Ceramics > Stained Glass
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries > School of Art and Design
Institute of Arts and Creative Industries > Art and Design Workstream
Depositing User: Kevin Petrie
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2012 10:17
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2020 10:32
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