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Anuschka Bayens

AnuschB, Glass Artist

Overijse, Bélgica

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Design and creation of wearable art, 3D paintings with glass, glass sculptures.

Bubbles in hot glass blow round. Glass that melts will not make angles, it will always flow along curves. I naturally tend to work with curves in my sculptural work, probably also because I have been designing jewelry for over 20 years now.It is my passion for beads that lead me to work with glass and explore its various techniques...

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Glass is a magic and versatile medium that offers transparency and opacity, plasticity and hardness, softness and roughness … 

Most of my pieces are unique, or part of small series, whether it is a piece of jewelry, a sculpture, a painting or a functional piece.
My work very often is about the repetition of simple elements. It finds its energy , its meaning and uniqueness in my personal experiences. Today, I live between Brussels and Murano, the island of Glass. I exhibit regularly in Belgium, France and abroad.  In Venice, I found the Laguna from my childhood in Abidjan, the circle of Life brought me to where I belong

BIO - Education 
Glassblowing 

  • 2013 – Davide Salvadore, Murano, IT
  • 2012 - Yann Oulevay at Musée-Atelier du verre de Sars Poteries, FR
  • 2012- Giancarlo Signoretto at Abate Zanetti, Murano, IT
  • 2011 – 3 days individual course with Dominique Marcadé, FR

Lampworking, beadmaking :

  • 2008 - Larry Scott
  • 2008  - Kate Fowle Meleney
  • 2006 – Kristina Logan
  • 2006 - Jean-Pierre Baquère
  • 2005 - Fréderic  Marey & Nadine Piskaldo

Other :

  • 1997 – Business Engineer, ICHEC (Institut des Hautes Etudes Commerciales) – Brussels, BE
  • 2003 - Gemmologist, HRD (Hoge Raad voor Diamant) – Antwerp, BE
  • Languages spoken: French, Dutch, English, German
  • Member of l’Association des Perliers d’Art de France, promoting Glass beads as a form of Art
  • Member of VerriBelGlass,  Association for the promotion of contemporary glass art in Belgium
  • Member of La Page Blanche –The Blank Page,  Belgian association promoting contemporary Crafts

Competitions 

  • 2015: received a grant from la Fondation Roi Baudouin, Plateforme pour l’Education et le Talent
  • 2014: selected for the exhibition ‘RAD:Radical in Art and Design’ - ISGB (International Society of Glass Beadmakers – USA)
  • 2012 : selected for the exhibition ‘Indelible’. – ISGB (International Society of Glass Beadmakers - USA)
  • 2008: finalist in ‘Celebrating Beads , the  journey of… ‘ from the Bead Museum DC Washington - USA

Exhibitions (selection) 

  • Oct 2016, Art Shopping Woluwe, Brussels, BE
  • Sep 2016, Uptown Design September, Sofitel Louise, Brussels, BE
  • Jul – Aug 2015, Festival BalCo, Galerie Balastra, Balâtre, BE
  • Apr – May 2015, Galerie Carpe Diem, Tielt, BE
  • Jun - Nov 2014, ‘Parures et bijoux : Reflets du verre’, Musée du verre de Dordives, FR
  • Aug  2014,’ Bridges’, avec le collectif RAM 8, Seoul , KOREA
  • Apr 2014, Galerie Art Nomade, avec le collectif RAM 8, Bruxelles, BE
  • Apr 2014, ouverture de la Galerie ‘Shuttered Dreams’ à Murano, Venise, IT
  • May 2013, ‘Talents 9’, Galerie du Crabe, Jodoigne, BE
  • Oct 2012, BAAF, Brussels Accessible Art Fair, BE
  • July 2012, Galerie Artine, Oostende, BE
  • Mar 2012, la Samanna, Terres basses, St-Martin, Antilles, FR
  • Feb 2012, Galerie Céladon,  Marseille, FR
  • Jan 2012, Art Event, Galerie Balastra, Namur, BE
  • Dec 2011 – Jan 2012, ‘De la Perle à la Flamme’,  Ateliers d’Art de France, Paris, FR
  • April 2011, Galerie le Shore, Grand-Case, St-Martin, Antilles FR
  • Feb 2011, Foire Internationale d’Art contemporain, Le Sablon - Bruxelles, BE
  • May 2010, ’Flammes et Fusion’,  l’AFEDAP, Paris, FR
  • May 2009, ’Madame Butterfly’, Musée de Berck sur Mer, FR
  • Apr 2008, ’Arts Premiers’, galerie SEMA, Paris, FR
  • Nov 2007, galerie Art Présent, Paris, FR
  • Jul-Oct 2007, ’Bulles de Perles’, musée-atelier du verre, Sars Poteries, FR
  • May 2007, galerie Jenny du Marais, Paris FR
  • Sep 2006 - Jan 2007, ’A message to Kobe’, Kobe Lampwork Glassmuseum JP
  • Jun 2006 - Jan 2007, ’Perles d’écume’, Musée de Berck sur Mer, FR

Publications

  • 2008, ’Verre et Flamme - création de perles de verre’, éd. Eyrolles, p.31, p.125

 

Formaciones

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Torch beadmaking with AnuschB, Glass Artist – Belgium and Italy

After these 2 days classes, you will go home with the beads you made on the torch and a whole new world of possibilities and techniques to explore and perfect.
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