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Julia Protkova
Glass artist.
Glass artist.
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Welcome
My blog is about my Glass Art.  It is an addition to my website www.juliaprotkova.com I work with various glass techniques, such as fused glass, mosaics and traditional stained glass.  All the glass drawings are done using glass powder, not paint (also call...
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Just for Fun. 2013
I tried to create a funny variation, based off a Japanese painting. It is called  Geisha and the Giraffe . When you think of a Japanese woman, you would most likely imagine someone very miniature in size. What will happen if I put together small woman and t...
Just for Fun. 2013
Just for Fun. 2013
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Dance of Universe and other events).
Dance of the Universe. 2014. Fused glass. 185 cm x 125 cm (6 ft x 4 ft) Dance of the Universe is
a melody that I “hear” as an artist. On the bottom, you will see the melodic
pattern that is gradually rising and moving into space. On the top left corner,
you...
Dance of Universe and other events).
Dance of Universe and other events).
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Eyes. Set of Decorative plates.Fused glass. 2014. 25 x 25 cm.
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set of decorative plates is based on the drawings of Daniel Hopfer from the collection of Rijksmuseum  ( Groteskevlakdecoratie met koppen van dieren, Daniel Hopfer (I), David Funck, 1480 –1536,  RP-P-1907-2892 ) The
original drawing was roughly divided...
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Music. Stained glass panel. 2013.
The stained glass panel called "Music" is meant to work as a "curtain" so you can slide it back and forth on the window sill. "Music" is a philosophical work. Our life, every moment of it contains multiple bits and pieces, different people, happiness and sa...
Music. Stained glass panel. 2013.
Music. Stained glass panel. 2013.
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Harmony of the World.
There are two different approaches to the Idea of Harmony:
Lyrical and Symbolical.  Symbolical part. The Harmony of the World is a philosophical project. The
initial idea was that rose-windows from medieval Europe and spiritual mandalas
found in Asia would ...
Harmony of the World.
Harmony of the World.
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God the Geometer.
God the Geometer (from the medieval manuscript  Bible moralisée, 1220-1230, France).   Fused glass powder painting. December
2012. Would it be interesting to
know how everything was created? According to some religions – God created
everything twice. The fi...
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Broken Infinity, 2012
Thousands of years ago there were unknown
civilizations. People were able to do things which now seem impossible to
us. They were able to fly and travel using just mental energy; they
are superhumans to us. They were granted Higher Knowledge and Supreme Pow...
Broken Infinity, 2012
Broken Infinity, 2012
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Thousand flowers. Tapestry in glass.
Fused glass. Frit painting. 2013. 39 x 54 cm. This work is a fused glass re-creation of the famous 15th century tapestry from the series Lady and the Unicorn Original work: 
Thousand flowers. Tapestry in glass.
Thousand flowers. Tapestry in glass.
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Medieval Cities.
These fused glass works are re-creations from the  Nuremberg chronicle illustrations. This is one of the first printed books made in the year 1493. It has numerous beautiful illustrations of European medieval towns and cities.  Sunset in Medieval Town. 2014...
Medieval Cities.
Medieval Cities.
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