Penetration

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Penetration
Accession Number: 
78.3.51
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.3 cm, W: 24.2 cm, D: 24.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1978
Web Description: 
Marian Karel uses light, glass, and geometric forms to make illusionistic sculptures that challenge the viewer’s perceptions of space and dimension. He especially likes to work outdoors, where his constructions can interact with the environment, absorbing color and light.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Art Centrum, Source
1978-12-28
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
MARIAN KAREL 78
signature
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; cast, ground, polished.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Sculpture Gallery
Casting Poetic Sentiment: Glass Art Creation Methodology (2008) illustrated, p. 179, fig. 224; BIB# 107146
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, pp. 116-117, #102; BIB# 20603