Juli Bolanos-Durman is a Latin American designer based in Edinburgh, creating unique sculptures using a mixture of found and hand-blown glass, ceramics and engraving techniques. Mesmerized by the extraordinary rhythmic patterns found in nature and architectural cityscapes, Juli takes inspiration from simplicity and elegance naturally flowing through these creative references to transform and embellish everyday materials into the extraordinary. Read More
She recently won the Eco Design category for Elle Decoration British Design Awards 2015 following her New Designers Contemporary Glass Society Associate Prize in 2013. Juli has also received prestigious commissions such as the Chancellor’s Fellowship Award Commission.
“ I want to create raw pieces that are put together intuitively by exploring the different materials and invite the viewer to become part of the journey."