Jul 25, 2005
Aug 12, 2014

Ugly Bowl

Ugly Bowl


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Jay Musler

(American, 1949-)

Slumped glass, plate-glass mosaic, and applied oil pigments

Diameter: 54.6 cm (21 1/2 in.); Overall: 41.3 cm (16 1/4 in.)

Gift of Mike and Annie Belkin 1999.307



California artist Jay Musler often uses commercial, pre-manufactured glass pieces, or blanks, which he modifies by cutting and slumping (heating the glass until it is soft enough to shape gently), and then decorates with oil paint and sandblasting.

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