Charles Gabriel_Sculptural Glass_hand-carved and kiln-fired art glass_"Apoapsis"_ carved with blue frit kilnfire wall mount sculpture_detail_ Vista 18 restaurant/Chateau Victoria

     2010. Wall hanging approx 96″ across. Apoapsis: the point at which an orbiting object is farthest away from the body it is orbiting. Designed as feature for wall space @ Vista 18 – (18th floor) restaurant.

Charles Gabriel_Sculptural Glass_hand-carved and kiln-fired art glass_Reeds_Clive's Classic Lounge/Chateau Victoria_carved with blue and green frit bubbles and cast back texture_detail

    2008. Almost 300 sq/ft of hand-drawn, hand-carved 12mm glass. The decorative panels had an underwater theme, referencing the nearby Pacific Ocean. The bubbles had blue and green fritwork and the firing included adding a casting of a hand-trowled “icey” pattern on the back. Two of the sections were bent into curves, and one […]