Glass Clarinet, by Scott Darlington
Scott Darlington (American, 20th century). Glass Camera, 1993. Signed and dated on side of glass mouthpiece; l. 24 3/4 in.
Scott Darlington has been working with glass for over 25 years. His studies and work experiences have taken him from Ohio to places including Japan and Seattle, where he currently practices his craft.
"I try to recreate everyday objects in the glassiest way to see if glass celebrates the object or to see if glass ridicules it. I want to see what glass has to say about objects, then blend and tweak that with my intuitions and motivations to give it a new voice" - Scott Darlington
Artist statement taken from www.scottydarlington.com