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Optical Calcite and Boiled Glass Fusion Sculpture on Acrylic Base



Cubes blues, optical calcite and glass sculpture from TYME collection, a collaboration by Orfeo Quagliata and Ernesto Durán TYME collection A dance between purity and detail bring a creation of unique pieces merging nature’s gems and human hand. Elegance and delicacy are part of what this new collection represents. Tyme is the result of the coexistence between materials that impose their nature. This is born due to the vision of Orfeo Quagliata and Ernesto Durán. Thanks to their passion for their materials and a close relationship of more than 18 years, they have been able to exchange their own conceptions and ideas, managing to create visual compositions full of color and textures. A multidisciplinary project that includes innovative techniques for glass like fused and boiled as well as one of a kind minerals such as malachite, watermelon tourmaline, fluorite, aquamarine and many others. Glass and Minerals coexisting in perfection.


  • Creator
    Ernesto Duran (Designer),Orfeo Quagliata (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 10.63 in. (27 cm)Width: 11.03 in. (28 cm)Depth: 6.7 in. (17 cm)
  • Style
    Organic Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
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  • Date of Manufacture
  • Production Type
    New & Custom(One of a Kind)
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Polanco, MX
  • Reference Number
    Seller: bluCube1stDibs: LU2520322428452

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About the Maker


Established in 2008 in the heart of Polanco, Mexico City, Pietra Gallery first gained a reputation as a leading global dealer in fossils and minerals. Working with unconventional elements, sourced from uninhabitable deserts, tropical islands, snow-capped mountaintops and Nordic forests, the gallery’s range now includes unique pieces of furniture, lighting, art objets, homeware and exclusive artworks incorporating these rare discoveries. Representing an elite group of international artists and designers, Pietra Gallery has become a pioneer in redefining how Earth’s formations can be repurposed into functional items and artworks for a contemporary home.
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