Gnome kiln – Michał Podleśny

Gnome kiln – Michał Podleśny

Michał Podleśny will build a woodfired kiln, which will resemble a grotesque figure of a gnome with a metal body hissing and shooting with flames. What is its meaning? For the artist this work is a comment on the level of artistic awareness among our countrymen. The...
The meeting of Masters of Glassworking techniques

The meeting of Masters of Glassworking techniques

This year Wrocław will be the place where masters of glassworking techniques will meet. Ben Wright /USA; Brent Cole /USA; Jiří Pačinek /The Czech Republic; Agâh Barış Can Aksakal /Turkey will be working together to present their techniques of shaping with hot glass....
Message furnace performance by David Lobdell

Message furnace performance by David Lobdell

At the Festival an American artist – David Lobdell will run an exceptional iron pour from the big furnace built in 2007 at the Wrocław Academy. He will be helped by the crew of students and other invited artists. This event is very spectacular and every year it...