Lapi Boli Project
Lapi Boli was invented by Krista Israel in september 2017 during a residency at JAEA Ceramic Art Centre, China. It is the technique for throwing pâte de verre on the wheel. Lapi is the Chinese word for throwing, Boli is glass.
Research to develop the technique will be conducted with the assistance of Ayako Tani (UK/JP) - glassartist/researcher, Hans de Kruijk (NL) - glass technologist (retired) Royal Leerdam Glass Factory (NL), Hao Ran Zhu (CHN) - ceramic artist, Wilma Hornsveld (NL) - ceramic artist.
The project is selected for publication in 'New Glass Review 39' by Corning Museum of Glass - USA, published in may 2018.
More information on the project will follow.
pâte de verre in the Lapi Boli technique
photography - Liu Peng
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