The publication is featuring the most remarkable works of Swedish art glass of the 20th century from such renowned glassoworks as Orrefors and Kosta, as well as unique art glass objects created in the studios of noted Swedish glass artists. Sweden and the Czech lands have been linked through a long-lasting tradition of collaboration and mutual inspiration in the fields of applied and studio art glass. The book also centres on documenting various joint trends in the manufacture of glass during the 20th century.
The book has been prepared by Smålands museum – Swedish Glass Museum in collaboration with the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, to accompany the exhibition of the same name, held in UPM, December 17, 2009 – February 28, 2010.
exhibition concept, texts: Gunnel Holmér, Milan Hlaveš
editor: Milan Hlaveš
graphic design: Johan Vlach, MiniMaxstudio
format: 25,5 x 21 cm, soft cover
price: 160,- CZK