The Mystery of Motion


Harry Pollitt's red Awakening glass sculpture

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Harry Pollitt's red Awakening glass sculpture
Dark Orange Red
1′-8″ h, 10″ dia.

Human-esque glass sculpture

Taking a curve and bending it back on itself is what I do. I love the flow and feel of the undulation. That movement is also an important structural element in this almost human-esque glass sculpture.

With Awakening, I used two such elements opposite to each other to create this figure stretching upward, greeting a red dawn. A big stretch and the day begins. There is tension in this piece and at the same time palpable serenity.

Creating this piece

Wax sculpture, glass from foundry, finished work

Contacting Harry

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