Incalmo Water Glass (Blue)

Jochen Holz
£55
Incalmo Water Glass (Blue) by Jochen Holz, handmade using the traditional Venetian technique where two glass elements are blown together in a single object. A unique, coloured piece of glassware.
Material: Coloured borosilicate glass
Dimensions: Approx Diameter: 7cm / 2.76 inches Height: 11cm / 4.33 inches
Care Instructions: Heat resistant and dishwasher safe
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Process

These pieces are made using a complex Venetian technique called Incalmo. Made from 2 separate pieces, the glass segments are simultaneously blown to the same size and thickness before joining. Requiring expert control, each segment is required to fit perfectly.
Incalmo Water Glass (Blue)
The Maker Jochen Holz Glass Artist - South East England

Jochen Holz is an award winning contemporary glass artist producing vibrant, organically shaped lampworked glassware and artworks. Jochen originally trained in lamp working in Germany before studying glass at Edinburgh College of Art and The RCA. After graduating in 2003, Jochen established his studio in East London. Jochen Holz’s approach to design is guided by the lampworking process and the flowing forms of hot glass. Each piece is a one off with a unique, spontaneous energy.