In the Scandinavian tradition, Kjell Engman is a born weaver of magic tales, a conjurer of times past and of wonders of the mind's eye. His narrative talents came naturally, learned from sources as diverse as Nordic myth and his yarn-spinning grandmother. Trained as a painter, ceramicist, and glass artist, Kjell joined us in 1978, after art school in Goteburg and the National College of Arts and Crafts in Stockholm. In 1981, he took a sabbatical to study at the Pilchuck Art Center in Washington state. Kjell is a tirelessly productive artist with a free-ranging imagination and a passion for storytelling, whose creativity finds expression in utilitarian as well as art glass. He lists among other sources of inspiration, the animal kingdom and the worlds of music and entertainment (check out his delightful 'Twister” series). Kjell often works on large installations, which include elements of sound and light. He is frequently commissioned for public works in Sweden and abroad and has a large number and wide range of pieces in the Kosta Boda collection.Hand-made, brilliantly coloured guitars. Each guitar has its own artistic pattern and a curvy, groovy neck to bring out the beat. Kjell Engman began making guitars in glass a few years ago. Since then, his glass guitars have enjoyed enormous success in numerous art glass exhibitions, and now, for the first time, manufacturer is making these artistic sculptures part of regular collection. The ideal gift for the music enthusiast!
|The Band Guitar Figurine||7.13" H||Unavailable|
|Product Category:||Decorative Objects|
|Subject:||Musical Instruments & Notes|
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Kosta Boda The Band Guitar Figurine