Swarm Questions the rapid human population growth, the challenges it may pose concerning food and clean water resources, for future generations.
kilncasting combined with pâte de verre bullseye glasspowder, frit and cullet, plaster 7 x 14 x 6.5 cm each photo - Steven van Kooijk Photography
pâte de verre bullseye glasspowder, plaster 35 x 17 x 25 cm
Future Archeology Questions the influence and side effects of the ever growing industrialisation in our modern world.
glass, brass, synthetic cubic zirkonia's, resin kilncasting, glued photo - Steven van Kooijk Photography
Side Effects Questions the influence and side effects of the ever growing industrialisation in our modern world.
glass, computer components, resin kilncasting, glued 38 x 8 x 5 cm photo - Steven van Kooijk Photography
Facing My Addiction Designed for the European Glas Festival 2016, Main exhibition 'Dr. Jykell & mrs. Hyde'
kilncasting, coldwork, sandblasting, flamework glass, glass ampules, syringe, stickers, ink aprox. 50 x 30 x 10 cm photo - Steven van Kooijk Photography
Keeping Up Appearances I & II Genetically Modified Organism (GMO). Bigger, better, more beautifull? The power multinational compagnies have in the food-industry is a topic many people worry about. How far will it go? What will the longterm effect be of GMO? 'Keeping up appearances' questions the humans need for manipulating organism for their own benefit & profit.
glass, spraypaint & -laquer, glass flatback rhinestones, twig, 23 3/4 krt goldleaf kilncasting, sandblasted, painted, glued 5 x 5 x 10 cm each photo - Zdenek Sindelar
Klatergoud / Tinsel Year object Society Friends of Modern Glass 2015 - NL 'The committee considers that the object stands out for its contemporary design, the use of various techniques and materials. Because this appeal raises several questions and a multitude of associations. Krista Israel pulls the apple away from its ordinariness, innocence and purity. The committee finds it amazing that Krista Israel manages to bring together in this seemingly innocent object, so many layers and references to both old and new times'.
glass, spraypaint & laquer, glass rhinestones, twig kilncasting, sandblasted, painted, glued 7.5 x 9 x 10 cm & 6.5 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm photo - Zdenek Sindelar
City Wall 'In response to the many walls that emerge in Europe by the influx of refugees, we want to emphasize the fragility of freedom with project City Wall'. Performance by Krista Israel and Merlijn van der Hoeven during 33 hour art-marathon 'BAM - 033Blueprint' - NL
dripped & pulled furnace glass, pieces of a brick wall 280 x 40 x 80 cm mobile furnace - www.merlijnvanderhoeven.nl photo - Sjoerd Wierda & Krista Israel
Taking My Coat Off Part of the collection of Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg / European Museum fur Modern Glas, Germany
borosilicate glass, handmade coat, roccaille glassbeads, redecorated vintage chair, flamework, glued 50 x 50 x 82 cm photo - Steven van Kooijk Photography
Pussycat Part of the collection of glassmuseum Ernsting Stiftung Alter Hof Herding, Germany. Dedicated to my grandmother Clara.
borosilicate glass, silicone, fabric, lace, glassbeads, flamework, glued 38 x 19 x 40 cm photo - Steven van Kooijk Photography
furnace glass, borosilicate glass, silicone flamework, blown, glued 20 x 20 x 20 cm glassblower - Marc Barreda
borosilicate glass, silicone flamework, glued 27 x 15 x 15 cm photo - John Foley
borosilicate glass, silicone flamework, blown, glued 20 x 20 x 20 cm 13 x 13 x 13 cm photo - Jacky Geurts
Seedpod #1 Part of the collection of glassmuseum Ernsting Stiftung Alter Hof Herding, Germany
borosilicate glass, silcone flamework, glued 20 x 13 x 20 cm
Gummy Boots I & II
glass hotcasting, kilncasting 17 x 7 x 15 cm each
euro coins, high heels, feathers, silicone glued 23 x 8 x 15 cm each photo - Kitty Houtkamp Photography
kilncasting, sandblasting, sculpting, painted, glued 50 x 50 x 35 cm
My First Gun.. A Moment You'll Never Forget Silent protest against gun related incidents where children are involved.
glass, toy gun, cradle, fabric, beads, immitation roses, crochet cloth sandcasting, mixed media 50 x 35 x 60 cm
Toys Or Guns? Silent protest against gun related incidents involving young children. Toys are made to look exactly like a real weapon.
glass, toy guns, BB-gun, steel gunrack sandcasting, welding 60 x 40 x 15 cm
Share Interactive project where the viewer was invited to donate a lock of their hair into a glassbottle of the installation. The glassbottles represent a worldmap. In the notebook next to installation, dreams & wishes about the choice of where the visitor wanted to be at that spot in the world, was written down.
glass bottles, cork, human hair, wood, notebook, scissors glued 120 x 120 x 5 cm
Pretty bubbles in the air
glass, glassbeads, wire, clasp flamework, blown 50 x 10 x 10 cm photo - Kitty Houtkamp Photography mua - Karin Broos model - Liss Bouwens
Valkyrie A solid but totally futile chainmail made from hard but brittle glass, assembled with precious pearls in silver fringes. An apparently protective shield, useless and vulnerable. The enclosure of a young lady's contour, remains forever cherished by this revealing cover.
recycled winebottles, silvered wire, cultivated pearls cut, assembled 35 x 20 x 45 cm