Issue 83 | Summer

Glass Style

A Chicago designer creates an apartment for a glass collection 

Reviews

by Judy Collischan, Matthew Kangas, Robert C. Morgan

Beth Lipman, Larry Bergner, Massimo Micheluzzi, Dale Chihuly, Heart of Glass at the Queens Museum 

Features

In Pursuit of Beauty: Ginny Ruffner's Installations

Matthew Kangas tracks the installation of this glass world favorite. 

Monica Backstrom: Elegance in Glass

Richard Litell celebrates the career of one of the leading Swedish designers. Plus, the debut of her glass jewelry. 

Landscapes: Jessica Loughlin

Brett Littman spies what's on the Australian horizon: subtle, beautiful work by a new glass star from Down Under. 

The Blaschka Sea Creatures

The master flameworkers, whose glass botanicals at Harvard are world-famous, also investigated ocean life. William Warmus takes a second look. 

Bert Frijns: The Glass is Half Full

A report on the latest work of the glass master of the Netherlands. 

Sketches of Spain

The Barcelona Glass Conference reported by artist Rene Culler. 

GLASS: The UrbanGlass Quarterly, a glossy art magazine published four times a year by UrbanGlass has provided a critical context to the most important artwork being done in the medium of glass for 35 years.