Matthew Szosz
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ropework

Ropework pieces are created by first winding

ropes of pulled glass fibers using a 19th-century rope making machine. These ropes are then knotted in complex patterns that borrow heavily from the traditions of sailing ropework before being fired into a single delicate piece of glass.

Ampere's Law

Ampere's Law

Reservoir

Reservoir

Ouroboros

Ouroboros

Lunula

Lunula

Astrolabe

Astrolabe

Glass Rope Process