Hear a lecture from the 2014 Rakow Commission artist Amber Cowan.
In her sculptures, Cowan flameworks, fuses, and hot-sculpts recycled, upcycled, and second-life glass–usually American pressed glass dating from the 1940s to the 1980s–to create contemporary forms that preserve the memory of the earlier objects. Read more about her work http://blog.cmog.org/2014/06/11/amber-cowan-named-2014-rakow-commission-artist/
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The Rakow Commission is awarded annually to up-and-coming and established artists whose work is not yet represented in the Museum’s collection http://www.cmog.org/collection/rakow-commission