Breaking Glass?

August 2009

Daily Alchemy at DMY

For those who pay as much attention to the container as to the contents of their drink, the Glass exhibition from the Dutch Designhuis was one of the standout shows of the recent DMY International Design Festival in Berlin, but it wasn’t a show just for vessel enthusiasts. Glass is one of those quintessentially accessible materials that from its preciously eroded, found and discarded status to applied arts
galleries, opens the doors to worlds of both industrial and enchanted design.
Hella Jongerius’ Blizzard Bulbs; photo: Anna K.O. & Tobias Goet
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