Tom Patti (Industrial Design, Alumnus)
Vase, (1976), blown laminated plate glass, 5 3/4" x 5 3/4" (14.6 x 14.6 cm). Gift of Douglas Heller and Joshua Rosenblatt.
DIGITAL IMAGE (C) THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART/LICENSED BY SCALA/ART RESOURCE, NY THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A.
Patti’s use of architectural and industrial glass in small-scale sculpture has made him one of the world’s most highly regarded contemporary glass artists. His work is multidisciplinary in approach and spirit, reflecting his interest in architecture, design education, engineering, and science. Patti’s work is included in the permanent collections of The Museum of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Museum of American Art in Washington, D.C., the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and the Louvre in Paris.