Sing in Sand and Roar in Furnace Fire
Breath Taking
Revealing a new wave in British glass blowing
Film

Director: Neil Wissink
Score: Scanner
Choreography: Matthias Sperling
Dancers: Matthias Sperling and Robin Dingemans

Scanner collaborated with filmmaker Neil Wissink to produce this film which is installed in each gallery, based on recordings of the Stuart Hearn glassblowing studio in London.

Callendar House, Falkirk: 07 May – 02 July 2011
Durham Art Gallery: 08 July – 29 Aug 2011
Aberdeen Art Gallery: 01 Sept – 29 Oct 2011
Wrexham Art Gallery: 02 Dec – 28 Jan 2011/12

This Crafts Council touring exhibition Breath Taking presented cutting-edge work in blown glass, by 22 UK makers. Through their creative use of glass-blowing techniques these makers ask us to consider the medium ’s possibilities for new ways of expression.

Sing in Sand and Roar in Furnace Fire from Neil Wissink on Vimeo.