The Glass Prize 2017
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KRISTA ISRAEL

Name of Work:"Best Served Gold"
Third Line:Bullseye Glass Artists 2019

"Best Served Gold"

A crowned pig sitting on a golden hamburger. 'Best Served Gold' is a socially critical work with a twist of humour about the influence and power of the food industry. Made in the 'lost-original technique', the artist uses food and wax for sculpting the model. After casting and coldworking, the burger was gilded with 23 krt gold leaf. 2018 kilncasting, gilded, cold assembling bullseye glass, 23 gold leaf, plastic toy, minature crown with pearls 10 x 11 x 15 cm

Type of glass used: Bullseye clear cullet

Type of kiln used: toploader

Netherlands

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