With this work, Dan Dailey brings glass back to the instant before its eternal crystallisation. A moment when matter is still soft and easy to mould, and surrenders to the creativity of the artist.
A prominent figure in the American visual art movement, celebrated artist Dan Dailey has simultaneously produced sculpture and functional art with an emphasis on lighting since 1970. During his career, he has designed and created works made primarily from glass and metal, with a broad range of themes and styles. Dailey’s drawings and objects depict the human character and the world we inhabit, inspired by many familiar forms rendered iconic.