Jon Lewis

Icaron


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Icaron is a unique sculpture by the British artist, Jon Lewis, created from cast glass, steel, dicroic filter and a 3 1/5 inch gauge steam chassis. A reoccurring theme throughout the years within Lewis' work has been the synthesis of glass with metal, which under the creative influence of the artist, results in corrosion, patination and texture. 
In the artist’s own words; “In my work I try to create pieces which are hard to identify materially and have an unknown. I enjoy making...

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Width: 74 cm (29.13 in)

Height: 40 cm (15.75 in)

Depth: 16 cm (6.3 in)

Steel, Glass

2022

United Kingdom

London, UK


Jon Lewis’ first introduction to glassmaking was in 1989 at Wolverhampton University, where he instantly fell in love with glass as a material.

A reoccurring theme throughout the years within his work has been the synthesis of glass with metal, which under the creative influence of the artist, often results in corrosion, patination and texture. With his Apertura series, blown vessels created from recycled Bang & Olufsen Television glass are coated by ‘spark impregnation’. Lewis ...

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