Using the body as a source of inspiration, Sigga Heimis uses glass metaphorically as something simultaneously strong and fragile. Objects – glass organs of the human body including the eye – function as sculpture. Giant Eye – Limited Edition of 2.
Limited edition designs prototyped by designers at GlassLab sessions around the world are now available through the Museum Shops.
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Brooklyn-based artists and brothers, Steven and William Ladd prototyped the Bug Bomb at GlassLab at Design Miami/Art Basel Miami. The multimedia sculptures, including rolls of fabric, handmade glass ants and a black glass bomb, formed at the furnace by master glassblowers in Corning, NY, rest inside a custom fabric box. Limited edition of 17.
Sigga Heimis prototyped the anatomical glass Heart at GlassLab at Design Miami/Art Basel Miami. This limited edition product is handmade by master gaffers using glassblowing techniques in Corning, NY.