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Sculpture in the Garden
Sculptures from regional artists installed in natural, picturesque setting
Now – April 2017

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Artist Name: Yuriy Akopov
www.glassmosaicmaster.com

 

Yuriy Akopov

Title of Piece #1: The Messenger
Media: glass mosaic
Dimensions: 38"H x 18"W x 15"D
Retail Price: $8,385 + tax

Artist’s Statement: The messenger is here to remind us to choose peace over war, and love over hate. He came with an angel and a pencil to write us a happy story.

 

Yuriy Akopov

Title of Piece #2: The Charger
Media: glass mosaic
Dimensions: 4'H x 2.5'H x 7.5'D
Retail Price: $26,153 + tax
Artist’s Statement: Life is an adventure. Take charge and ride.

 

Yuriy Akopov

Title of Piece #3: El Capitana (in collaboration with Ilya Idelchick)
Media: glass mosaic
Dimensions: 8'H x 3'W x 2.5'D
Retail Price: $18,460 + tax

Artist’s Statement: She rules the sea. This mysterious beauty is powerful and determined, be careful not to get in her way. 

 

Artist’s Bio: Yuriy Akopov, born in the former USSR, began his career as a glass worker while working for an extraordinary artist, Niki de Saint Phalle. Working with Art Mosaic, a company which brought Niki’s creations to life and made glass mosaic sculptures, he acquired priceless skills that later in life he applied to his own creations. As a talented artist himself, he has refined the techniques and made a unique application process. He transforms objects into something magical and whimsical. Enjoy and let your imagination run wild!

 


Photos: Nick Ruddick


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