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Author Osborne, Margot.

Title Australian glass today / Margot Osborne.

Published Kent Town, S. A. : Wakefield Press, 2005.

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 UniM Southbank  748.20994 Osb    AVAILABLE
Physical description 154 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 140.
Contents Ch. 1. Moving into the twenty-first century / Margot Osborne -- Ch. 2. Towards a poetics of glass / Margot Osborne -- Ch. 3. Along a different parallel : Australian directions in glass education / Richard Whiteley -- Ch. 4. Old traditions revived in a new millennium / Geoffrey Edwards -- Ch. 5. From seat of the pants to state of the art : artists, manufacturers and making glass / Grace Cochrane -- Ch. 6. Notes from a distant observer / Susanne K. Frantz -- Gallery.
Summary Summary: "This lavishly illustrated book bears witness to the remarkable flowering of glass as a contemporary creative medium. Australian Glass Today surveys glass vessels and sculptural forms by 45 leading Australian artists, presents seductive images of recent work with background notes, and showcases the latest trend towards using blown and kiln-formed glass as a luminous canvas for further embellishment through a repertoire of carving, cutting and etching techniques."--Publisher description.
Subject Glass art -- Australia.
Glass artists -- Australia.
ISBN 1862546681 (hbk.)