Posts Tagged "Navajo"

Papago Art Glass Sculpture

Posted by on Oct 16, 2015 in melange series | Comments Off on Papago Art Glass Sculpture

Papago Art Glass Sculpture

The Papago art glass sculpture combines two figurative hand blown glass forms. The tea colored glass form suggest an impression left by the blue colored form. The soft surface profiles found within this glass sculpture create a gentle “connection” between the glass forms. The surface of the blown glass pieces have been ‘sandblasted’ or ‘frosted’. This creates a translucent quality that accentuates the forms. Dimensions (blue glass form): 18″ tall x 6″ wide x 4″ deep Dimensions (tea glass form): 16″ tall x 6″ wide x 4″...

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Shima in tea

Posted by on Jul 2, 2011 in hozhoni series | Comments Off on Shima in tea

Shima in tea

The Shima in tea is about the communication between two individuals.  Shima is a Navajo word of endearment meaning, my mother. This hand blown art glass sculpture by Bernard Katz incorporates an hand finished redwood base shown in tea color size: 22′ x 23″ x 6″   This ‘stepped’ base version of this sculpture is located in the Four Seasons Hotel – Fountain Restaurant in Philadelphia, PA. To read more about this installation project – Four Seasons Glass...

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Bikeya

Posted by on Jun 28, 2011 in cinnamon collection | Comments Off on Bikeya

Bikeya

Art Glass Sculpture by Bernard Katz from the Hozhoni Series “The Bikeya” depicts the beauty between mother and child. The mother is watching over the child (mother earth in Navajo language). The blown glass forms have been cold worked and sandblasted.A custom metal display stand is part of the sculpture. shown in aurora and cinnamon colors size: 19″ x 14″ x 7″ $4000.  

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Shima in aurora

Posted by on Jun 20, 2011 in hozhoni series | Comments Off on Shima in aurora

Shima in aurora

The Shima in aurora by Bernard Katz, draws from the communication between two individuals.  Shima is a Navajo word of endearment meaning, my mother. Shima is a hand blown art glass sculpture with Navajo inspiration. The glass forms sit on top of a hand finished redwood base to complete the sculpture. shown in aurora color size: 22″ x 23″ x 6″    

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