Feather from the Swallows by Amanda Simmons

This delicate collection of vessels was created by Amanda Simmons, a Scottish glass-maker who specialises in kiln-formed pieces.

Details

Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
various
Acquired in:
2015
Presented by:
Nicholas and Judith Goodison through The Art Fund

Her use of opaque glass powders creates surfaces with varying translucencies as they elongate during the firing process, making every object unique.

Provenance

Sir Nicholas and Judith Goodison, Amanda Simmons

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm

Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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