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Canlis Glass

Jean-Pierre Canlis Glass—now known as Canlis Glass—was established in 1996, following years of technical and conceptual development. J.P. Canlis' talent and true calling emerged early in life through the fine art of glassblowing. Today, he and his wife, Leigh, direct-sell Canlis Glass pieces to avid collectors from their Seattle-based gallery and cold shop.

J.P. and Leigh are a couple molded together by interests entwined in art, beauty and passion. The two met in 1997 while working for blown glass environmental art pioneer, Dale Chihuly, in Seattle. While Leigh focused on Chihuly sales and marketing, J.P. blew glass in the famous Chihuly hot shop. They developed a friendship based on mutual recognition and respect for one another's abilities.

Leigh recognized J.P.'s individual merits as an artist when visiting his home in 1998. She encountered his incredible glass pieces, rich in color and unparalleled perfection, carefully sheltered in his loft. She knew she was in the presence of a very talented, yet humble, artist. J.P. and Leigh soon found they were destined to work together to create a busines... [ Read all ]

Seattle

United States
Address:
3131 Western Ave, Suite 329
98121
Phone: 001 206 282 4428
Website: www.canlisglass.com


Gallery/Dealer Photos (1)

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Artists Represented

ARTIST'S STATEMENT
"Simplicity and completion are the most important elements of my work. Anyone can make something simple seem complex; it is taking the complex and translating it into the simplest form that inspires me. I want the viewer to walk away settled, feeling the art has a sense of completion."
- Jean-Pierre Canlis


Sample Art Work (1)

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Exhibition Photos (6)

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Press Links

http://www.canlisglass.com/news/press/


Location And Getting There

Canlis Glass Gallery + Studio
3131 Western Ave, Suite 329
Seattle, WA 98121 USA

Telephone: (+1) 206.282.4428
E-mail: info@canlisglass.com


Contact-Directors/Staff

Leigh Canlis, Business Director/Co-Owner
Jean-Pierre Canlis, Artist/Co-Owner
Christy Wallace, Gallery Manager
Kristeen Lehn, Business Administrative Assistant


Opening Times

Tuesday - Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm
and by appointment