sabbia gallery

Australian Studio Glass & Ceramics

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Holly Grace, SOLD Round Mountain Hut, 2015, blown glass kiln formed with glass powder & metal leaf surfaces, sandblasted imagery - with internal lighting, H 19 x W 35 x D 22cm

Main Gallery   22 July - 15 August 2015

Peripheral Light

Light surrounds us – peripheral yet integral to our vision.

Glass is my lens to explore the complexity of the natural world. Exploring first with the camera and then with the material I use glass as a surface for translating light, creating landscapes both real and imagined, internal and external.

By immersing myself in nature I seek to find a retreat – a shelter from the day to day of human existence, placing me within an environment that is both foreign but completely natural. How far removed am I from this natural environment – how far removed am I from my own spirituality.

By examining the sublime qualities within nature I seek to find answers that lay in a landscape both foreign but intimate to myself.

Holly Grace, 2015