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This Melange Series glass sculpture, comprised of two forms, finds inspiration from the sculptor Henry Moore. The soft outlines define the communication between the forms. A quiet sophistication emerges from this hand blown glass series. The translucent quality is achieved by...Read More
The graceful sweep of the Avelino evokes many figurative interpretations from this contemporary glass sculpture. This horizontally placed glass form has a small element of opaque cinnamon glass color in the bottom curve. This sculpture has been cold worked and sandblasted...Read More
Evolving over time, the Trans Bolinas with its horizontal orientation, evokes a figurative landscape. Transparent cerulean blue and opaque lapis blue are combined forming a contrast within the hand blown glass. This art glass sculpture has polished and sandblasted to create the...Read More
Over 25 years of professional experience creating hand blown glass
Bernard Katz employs a wide range of techniques to create his contemporary art glass sculpture.
In recent years, Katz’s hand blown glass artwork has transformed from decorative vases and vessels to more sculptural forms. The Melange Series is a prime example in this artistic direction.
Highlighting the work by American artist and sculptor – Bernard Katz.
We design and create hand-blown art glass and contemporary glass sculpture for galleries, art consultants, design trade, and private collections worldwide.
Our projects include one-of-a-kind work for small and large scale public and private glass art installations.
Bernard Katz Glass is a premier hot glass studio and gallery located in the historic Manayunk section of Philadelphia, PA USA.
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Explore Our Blog and Videos for tips about handmade glass and art… Along with articles about the inspiration and influences behind making our glass sculpture. Bernard writes about the creative process in such posts as Can’t Draw a Straight Line, Is This Piece Perfect?, and Is it Art or Craft?
See our new guide about the different Types of Glass Art and the common ways in which they are made.
Our Lighting Art Guide gives great tips on how to light art glass.