Timo Sarpaneva

Artist Spotlight: Timo Sarpaneva

February 10, 2019

Artist Spotlight: Timo Sarpaneva

As a skilled artist in a variety of materials, Sarpaneva gravitated to glass because of its inherent transmission of light, a pinnacle of beauty in the harsh Nordic landscape. After much trial and error, Sarpaneva transformed the traditional ‘wet-stick’ glassmaking method. Read more about Timo Sarpaneva in today’s Artist Spotlight in advance of the February 17, 2019 Modern Art and Design auction.

Peter’s Auction Picks of the Day: December 9th

December 9, 2011

A Moment of Clarity Since yesterday we looked at what a great master can do with the color red, today I thought we’d go the opposite direction and look at some fabulous examples of what an artist can do with works drained of all hue, yet reflect and refract every color in the rainbow; in […]