Contemporary International Glass
  • Imprint: V & A Publishing
  • Publication Date: September 14, 2004
  • Price: $50.00
  • Trim Size: 8 12 x 10 58
  • ISBN: 978-1-85177-426-5
  • EAN: 9781851774265
  • Page Count: 144
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Rights: North America

Works by 60 of the finest contemporary glass artists in the world, from America's Dale Chihuly and William Morris to Britain's Tessa Clegg and Japan's Koichiro Yamamoto, are brought together in this stylish book. It highlights the huge variety of work, abstract and figurative, being produced in this dynamic art form. Based on interviews with the artists, the text provides revealing insights into the latest ideas and techniques in glassmaking. All of the works are from the V&A's unrivaled collection.

About the author

Jennifer Hawkins Opie is the V&A's curator of contemporary glass and a leading expert in the field. She curated the first-ever British exhibition of the work of Dale Chihuly, at the V&A.