GLASS SCULPTURE AND GARDEN from 17.august - 08.september 2019
First Information about GLAS SCULPTURE AND GARDEN 2019
Artists from all over the world are invited to show their glass sculptures in the GLASS SCULPTURE AND GARDEN in Munster, Lüneburger Heide for three weeks
GLASS SCULPTURE AND GARDEN means glass art in the outdoor area in the interplay of sun, light and shadow, wind and rain, fog and morning dew with constantly changing effects and charisma, fascination and inspiration.
In a unique environment the glass sculptures will presented in the public space between trees, meadows and the river course of the villages, the historical buildings of the Ollershof and at the large area between library and St. Urbani's Church.
The variety of artworks with different techniques of glass processing and extraordinary installations document the currents of contemporary glass art.
It impresses with which kind of creativity and craftsmanship the artists meet the challenge and create Sculptures on demand in size and form, and also in stability and Security.
On the day of the opening, the art prize of 6000 € will be awarded.. There will be a varied cultural programme during the GLASPLASTIK AND GARDEN offered. In the middle of the exhibition area the Glass gallery with workshop and oven. Here you can find the glassblowers at the work.
The historic St. Urbani Church as well as the modern hall of the library are transformed during the GLASPLASTIK AND GARDEN in galleries on time and show small glass sculptures of the participating artists. Many thousands of visitors are fascinated by the presentation of glass art in nature. The admission to GLASPLASTIK AND GARDEN is free.