Vidar Koksvik, 1969 Norway

Koksvik is one of Norway’s leading lights in contemporary glass, he has shown and is represented globally. He is master of an amazing array of traditional glass techniques from Scandinavian though to Italian and his motivation is to produce pieces of stunning beauty, his work is utterly captivating. Koksvik shares and runs a studio business with glass artist Kari Haakonsen, ‘Klart Glass’ based in Tjura, Norway. In his own words “I think of myself as a glass sampler. My glassblowing technique is developed from a mixture of influences...I look to modern and contemporary glass, other crafts and arts and it all informs my own expression in the material.”  

Koksvik is one of Norway’s leading lights in contemporary glass, he has shown and is represented globally. He is master of an amazing array of traditional glass techniques from Scandinavian though to Italian and his motivation is to produce pieces of stunning beauty, his work is utterly captivating. Koksvik shares and runs a studio business with glass artist Kari Haakonsen, ‘Klart Glass’ based in Tjura, Norway.

In his own words “I think of myself as a glass sampler. My glassblowing technique is developed from a mixture of influences...I look to modern and contemporary glass, other crafts and arts and it all informs my own expression in the material.”

 

Vidar Koksvik
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