Metameric Glass Cylinder with Kaolin Patina (Wisteria)

Edmond Byrne
A large, handblown collector's piece by glass maker Edmond Byrne. With a wisteria colour hue, this squared glass cylinder is finished on the exterior with a delicate china clay (Kaolin) patina.

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Each mould is made from a range of materials, from fabric to slip-clay, and sodium silicate. The glass is handblown into the mould, which is then burned away to reveal the form of the vessel. Edmond finishes his pieces with a china clay patina to induce further texture.
The Maker Edmond Byrne Glass Artist - South East England

Edmond Byrne is an Irish glass blower producing artworks and vessels from mould blown glass. Taking influence from the work of renowned glass artist Geoffrey Baxter, Edmond has re-interpreted Geoffrey’s undulating, vibrant forms through his own innovative approach, blowing glass into hand-made moulds covered with a clay patina. Edmond Byrne’s work has received numerous awards including the Dan Klein Memorial Award in 2011 as well as being exhibited amongst several international collections.