Bertil Vallien – Sandcasted Perfection

Bertil Vallien

Bertil Vallien (1938-) carrying a sand casted art piece. The hallmark of his artistic career is undoubtedly sand casting, which involves pouring molten glass into a sand mold. Bertil adopted the technique for glass production and continues to explore its potential today. He is often quoted as saying “glass eats light,” referring to the way in which light is captured within a sandcasted glass object.

Bertil Vallien

 

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