For an interdisciplinary exhibition in the National Library of Latvia, we at GlassPoint were asked to create the glass domes that display the exhibits - no easy request, but we were up for the challenge and are more than happy with the final look. The exhibition „2020: A Perspective on Eternity“ is a collaboration between the National Library of Latvia and the group „Orbita“.
Collaboration instead of Isolation: The aspect of pluralism and teamwork is one of the main inspirations for the 2020 exhibition “Voice of Glass Collaborative”. The exhibition is organized by Glass Point and is arranged within the scope of the „Imagining Sustainable Glass Network Europe“ project (ISGNE). In
What goes into creating the pieces that are displayed on this website and in our studio? How is the procedure, if a customer gets in touch to order one of our creations? There is a long process between sketch and finished product and today we want to take you with us, behind the scenes of Glass Point. This is how
October 2019, Glass Point was happy to be a part of the Ireland Glass Biennale in Dublin. Our CEO, Dr. Ieva Zemite, was invited as a guest speaker on the symposium „Critical Practices: Making, Writing, Curating, Educating“ and held a talk on the subject of creative entrepreneurship and the future of glass as a craft. The two-day symposium in the National
“Baltic Design Stories” is a non-profit organization, founded in 2019, to support designers from the Baltic states on their expansion path and their mission is to connect Baltic designers with design lovers in Belgium. Therefore they are selecting and promoting unique, sustainable, creative and witty Baltic designs by telling their stories through the online and offline platform. Glass Point studio is honored
Ltd. "Stikla maja" is implementing the project "Ensuring of Cultural Diversity and Development of Recycled Glass in Glass Point Studio", which has been granted by European Social Fund, project identification No. 18.104.22.168 / 15 / I / 001 "Support for social entrepreneurship". Ltd. "Stikla maja" is a social enterprise that has a lasting social impact through its creative economic activities to
On the 16th of June, the Latvian national museum of art was host to 20 young creative minds. Children between the ages of 4 and 16 came to the museum to not only get inspired by great artists, but to create art themselves. This was the second phase of our collaboration with Bullseye glass, you can read about the first part of the project here.
Last week we were happy to have interior design students from the University of economy and culture visiting Glass Point for a presentation about the prospects of glass. They were introduced to the technical possibilities of the material and got to brainstorm their own ideas.