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PechaKucha Presentation

Works of Pavel Havelka

PRESENTED ON FEB 19, 2016
IN ZDAR NAD SAZAVOU @ VOL 3

Local glass artist Pavel Havelka talks about his work.

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A Parable About Glass

BY JILL REYNOLDS
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 27, 2014

Jill Reynolds talks about the intersetion of glass and science and glass' essentialness in measuring the natural world. She further relates the idea of glass to human beings in that just as glass "...humans are fragile beings shaped by breath and filled with potential and possibilities." 

 

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Stained Glass

BY EMILY CARLSON
@ VOL 32 ON DEC 02, 2014

Emily Carlson is passionate about making, stained glass and chocolate.  Here she talks about the creation of the centerpiece window for a Chicago temple.

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Through a Glass Lightly

BY AMY ANDERSON
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 05, 2015

Less that 2 weeks before this event Amy Anderson learned that there would be glass art on display in the gallery. She put together this presentation that explores all of the ways we interact with glass - emotionally, spiritually, physically, and many more. I guess all that time spent in libraries (see her previous PK) has paid off.

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Retrospective

BY PETR HORA
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 21, 2015

Glass artist Petr Hora explains that he rather works than talks. During over 40 years working in glass industry he created hundreds of glass sculptures that ended up in private collections over the world.

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Work of František Vízner

BY JOSEF CHALUPA
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 19, 2016

Josef Chalupa, the head of Horcká gallery speaks about work of František Vízner.

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Glass - The Material

BY ADÉLA NOVOTNÁ
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 19, 2016

Adéla Novotný talks about glass as a material.

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Works of Jakub Berdych

BY JAKUB BERDYCH
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 19, 2016

Czech artist and designer Jakub Berdych presents about his work.

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Jan Falta's Glass Works

BY JAN FALTA
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 19, 2016

Czech glass artist Jan Falta presents about his work.

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The Transformative Power Of Glass

BY PEARL DICK
@ VOL 40 ON NOV 29, 2016

"People of color are largely underrepresented in the glass art world so, I sought to change that ratio."

In The Transformative Power Of Glass from PechaKucha Night Chicago Vol. 40, Artist and Educator Pearl Dick uses glassblowing to empower at risk youth in Chicago.