Amber Grey Glass Bowl
Japanese glass blower Mitsui Takeyoshi has handcrafted this beautiful glass bowl at his studio in Toyama, Japan. The unique oval shape, mixed with the colour gradation, makes this piece extremely unique and notoriously difficult to produce by hand.
If you want something both well-made and functional then don't look any further than this vessel. A functional art object that's sure to stand the test of time.
Please note: Each piece is made by hand and may differ slightly from the photos here. This piece will ship directly from the maker's studio in Japan. If you of stock it will be custom made and can take 1-2 months to be made.Approx Dimensions - 16cm Width x 20cm Length x 8.5cm Height. Material - Glass. Ships directly from the maker's studio in Japan.
Hiroshima born Mitsui Takeyoshi is a glass artist currently based in the prefecture of Toyama, Japan. Takeyoshi crafts his works from blown glass, specialising in traditional techniques but using modernist design as a way to differentiate his work.
Mitsui has the unique ability to mix colour in to his glassware in a contemporary way. His breakthrough came with his 'Silence' series which plays on the idea of subtle colour being used to make hard glass seem as though it is soft and malleable. He's achieved this by using vary degrees of opacity and juxtaposing muted colours.