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Stillness

Stillness

Art becomes more powerful in this fast moving, social media enhanced, technology driven world, meaning something more to the viewer, because it exits in a different realm – the realm of the internal self.
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Insight

Insight: Making Drop Sculptures

There was a time in my life where I gave myself entirely over to the making of the Pittsburgh Glass Center.
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Natural Forces

Kathleen Mulcahy’s glass sculptures celebrate the sensuous nature of vision. The recent work presented in this exhibition takes full advantage of the languorous properties of her medium.
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A Fine Intoxication

The idea hovered and shimmered delicately, like a soap bubble, and she dared not even look at it directly in case it burst.
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Masters of Blown Glass

What response, in thought or emotion, are you trying to engender in the viewer? Surprise, tenderness, flow, a kind of cleansing feeling, ancient excavations, newness, childlike curiosity, beauty and play.
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A Perestroika of Form

So much of western art practice has been devoted to restructuring nature’s forms. But nature has always eluded capture, eluded the artist’s mastery.
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Truth/Beauty

Once unassailable, the terms “Truth” and “Beauty,” have now long been suspect. Whose truth? Whose beauty? The artists Ron Desmett and Kathleen Mulcahy make no attempt to fulfill dated expectations in this two-person exhibition.
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