Biography: Matt Eskuche
Studio instructor and flameworking artist, Matt Eskuche, has chose two artists, Chris McElroy and Kaori Koike, to collaborate with him to create work that explores the ideas of overconsumption and wastefulness. The work consisted of flameworked elements varying in scale and shape, assembled in a sculpture that incorporates kinetic movement. Eskuche’s work has been published in numerous craft and glass publications, and is in the collections of the Museum of Arts & Design, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and others. McElroy and Koike are both emerging flameworking artists whose work has been showcased in various exhibitions internationally.