Finalist – Lewis Batchelar

Landscapes, 2018
Blown Glass, 360h x 480w x 300d

Emerging Category 

After graduating from Whanganui Glass School in 2012 Lewis had the opportunity to gain professional experience working with several established glass artists in New Zealand. In 2015 Lewis relocated to Adelaide to undergo the two year Associate Training Program at JamFactory. Since completing the program Lewis continues his practice out of the JamFactory facility.

“These forms are an investigation into the sense of home and place. Utilising pattern and the kinetic nature of these pieces I aim to construct a dynamic landscape that pays homage to where I am from. The use of multiples allows me to create different landscapes and architectures within a space.”