Nov. 25, 2014

exhibition in bad muskau – the most beautiful glass of lusatia, 1947−1975

 



a long awaited exhibition brings light into the lusatian glass design next to the great designers wilhelm wagenfeld and friedrich bundtzen. weisswasser was the center of the industrial glass production, a conglomerate of different factories with each own specialties: from mold blown glass to pressed glass, from single pieces to mass production. an important exhibition with significant pieces summarise the work of brigitte bundtzen, erich herzog, manfred schäfer and many more partly forgotten designers will brought back in mind. the show runs until the 31th of january 2015. [photos by r. anger]

Oct. 26, 2012

erich herzog – vessel set ‹chic› | ankerglas berndorf | 1955/56

 


nesting this vessels donates the vase and the two bowls an sculptural appearance. the glass series ‹chic› was designed by erich herzog in the mid-1950s. glass design for serial production at its best. [pressed glass, dm. 9,8-28cm]