琉球ガラス工房 glass 32

Ryukyu Glass Studio glass32

琉球ガラス

プロフィール

名護市出身の沖縄県伝統工芸士、具志堅充(ぐしけん・みつる)による琉球ガラス・スタジオ。1999年より、ガラス工芸家の豊島ルリ子が主宰する「glass art 游」、再生ガラスを利用して作る技法で知られる「ガラス工房清天」等を経て独立。2014年、琉球ガラス工房「glass32」を名護市内にオープン。

from CRAFT CONCIERGE

日々ガラスと向き合い、作り続けることで「用の美」を兼ねそなえた作品を生みだす具志堅氏は、通称「琉球ガラス界の風雲児」。凛とした存在感を纏った、シンプルなフォルムが魅力のグラスや花器で、暮らしのシーンにそっと彩りを添えてみてはいかがでしょう。

PROFILE

Ryukyu Glass Studio glass 32 is the studio for creating Ryukyu glass by an Okinawa Traditional Craftsman called Mitsuru Gushiken from Nago city. He worked for various studios such as “glass art yu” led by glass artist Ruriko Toyoshima, “Glass Studio Ten,” the studio that is famous for the art of using recycled glass materials. In 1999, he started his own career as a glass artist and established Ryukyu Glass Studio glass 32 in Nago city in 2014.

from CRAFT CONCIERGE

Mr. Gushiken has been pursuing beauty of glass, which gives “beauty of usage” to his works. He is called “The Lucky Adventurer in the World of Ryukyu Glass.” His glasses and flower vases would make a great addition to your home décor..