BULB FICTION – Who dares decide for us the successor of the good old Edison bulb?

Bulb Fiction - The lie of the energy saving lamp

As founding member of our Society, as master craftsman, chandelier maker (not an academic historian though) let me give you my thoughts, just having had, for more than thirtyfive years international experience in designing and making light, mostly crystal chandeliers for festive, official buildings throughout the world. This article finds me in rage after having […] Read the whole article »

Light – a dream – a chandelier

Jitka Kamencová Skuhravá - Lasvit - glass object "Bubbles in Space", 2008 - 01 dia 4m

  From May 26 through till October 23, 2011 the exhibition of contemporary young artists “In Search of Glass” was staged at the Prague Museum of Applied Arts (UPM). Curator Dr. Milan Hlaves mixed contemporary modern works with exhibits from the permanent collections of the Museum. In this unconventional and most intriguing installation, a chandelier […] Read the whole article »