The Art of the State – Pâte de Verre

In Issue 54 of Glass Network, Max interviews and discusses the work of prominent glass artists working with the fascination practice of pâte de verre. While initially released only to members of the Contemporary Glass Society, we now have a digital version that can be read here: GlassNetworkArticle. Included in the article are pieces and insights from…

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Benefit Auction at Bild-Werk Frauenau

On the 4th of October there will be a benefit auction in support of the International Summer Academy Bild-Werk Frauenau. Max will be auctioning the work Measure for Measure co-authored by artist Marion Mack. Follow the link for more information on Bild-Werk and the upcoming auction!

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Symposium in Amberg: McTroplis

During last week’s five day symposium at Galerie im Kombinat in Amberg, Max proposed future housing units inspired by tenements on the outskirts of cities. Photos below document his McTroplis installation which included (in addition to McDonald’s packaging) glass-pressed flowers and adobe clay houses. Highlighted in the Amberg paper, the writer stated, ‘McTroplis muss noch ein bisschen warten’.

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Glass Blowing at Ajeto in Lindava, Czech Republic

This week Max was in Lindava, Czech Republic at the Ajeto Glassworks facilities. In just one day, 6 glass globes (weighing approximately 35 kilos each) were blown. The globes are a commissioned job for a residential architectural project. In two weeks the forms should be properly annealed and ready for pick up and transit back to the UK….

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Exhibitions in Bavaria: Neunburg Vorm Wald, Amberg, and Zwiesel

From the 9th of August, Max will be showing work at three events throughout Bavaria, including participation in the Künstlersymposium in Amberg. Please see below for all details including dates and links to event websites. 9th August- 5th October, International Glastage Exhibition, Zwiesel, Bavaria. 16th and 17th August, The Glass Exhibition, Neunburg Vorm Wald, Bavaria. 18th-23rd August, The Künstlersympoium in the…

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Max Jacquard Interview for CultureFile Podcast 7th Feb 2014

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At the opening of the Just Glass Exhibiton: Art Of the Possible at Pitzhanger Manor Gallery. Max was interviewed by Dr Eleanor Flegg in John Soane’s bedroom. In the seven minute clip he talks passionately about the new piece Music of the Spheres created for the show.  Aspects of sacred geometry and alchemy are touched upon…

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