By Artist - Designer, MONICA BACKSTR ö M. Moonlanding - Limited Series - Sculptures Vases & Bowls.Limited edition magnificent'Moonlanding' series was issued in year 2000. This is a complete seven piece (full set) with original boxes. Each piece is in brand new condition and have been kept in their box since new. Boxes are in excellent condition with minor edge wear. Includes Kosta Boda information leaflets about the artist, Monica Backstrom. The bowls and vases are individual hand crafted sculptures, works of art and they are signed underneath (engraved) by the artist-designer Monica Backstrom. Moonlanding sculptures and glass artwork reflect a unique formation of glass inspired by molten formations of the early cosmos, earth, the moon, extra-terrestrial rocks and planets, volcanic rocks and primordial geological formations. Blue Vase 36 cm (14 inches) High. Yellow Vase 33 cm (13 inches) High. Red Vase 29 cm (11.4 inches) High. Bowl 21 cm (8.3 inches) Wide X 14 cm (5.5 inches) High.
Oval Vase 20 cm (7.9 inches) High. Bowl 18 cm (7 inches) Wide X 15 cm (6 inches) High. Solid Spherical Sculpture 10 cm (4 inches) Wide.
Information about the artist, Monica Backstr ö m.. Educated at Konstfack, the University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm, Monica Backström started working for Kosta Boda after graduation in 1965. In 2003 she became professor at Kalmar University of Design in Pukeberg, Sweden.
She is represented at design museums all over the world, including the National Museum in Stockholm, the Röhsska museum in Gothenburg, the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, the Corning Museum of Glass, the CooperHewitt Museum and the American Craft Museum in New York. Monica explores that infinite spectrum with a body of work that has helped define Kosta Boda as a source of creativity in the art of glassmaking and secure her name as design innovator. Talks about light, about tension and uncertainty, about life itself. Glass is a plastic medium with a wonderful range of expression. The item "Swedish ArtGlass MOONLANDING Kosta Boda Monica Backstrom FULL SET Moon Landing" is in sale since Sunday, March 24, 2019.This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Scandinavian\Kosta Boda". The seller is "spinar-mouse" and is located in Kensington Gardens, SA. This item can be shipped worldwide.