Glass artist Stephen Knapp has long been known for his large-scale commissions of architectural art glass, and has produced an astounding body of art glass sculpture during the same period, as well as art glass furniture. The author of The Art of Glass, he frequently writes and lectures on large-scale art commissions, art glass, architectural art glass, and the collaborative process.
As a glass sculptor, he combines mixed media as a counterpoint to the glass, enhancing the values of each medium used. The historical antecedents and cross-cultural references in his glass sculpture includes past perceptions of the viewer as part of the dynamic.
Stephen Knapp's art glass sculpture can be seen here. For a complete selection of his work, go to Selected Works. For publications, collections and background information on the artist, go to Stephen Knapp.