Caleb Siemon and Carmen Salazar

Caleb Siemon and Carmen Salazar
Copper Blue Happy Bowl and Vase (set)
Hand-blown glass, 2016
9 x 5 inches (vase), 5 x 8 inches (bowl)
Courtesy of the artists
Value: $1,300
Starting bid: $650

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Caleb Siemon and Carmen Salazar have been designing and producing hand blown glass vessels and lighting fixtures in Southern California since 1999. The studio’s aesthetic reflects the evolved craftsmanship of the Muranese tradition coupled with the balance and restraint of the Scandinavians. The couple met while students at the Rhode Island School of Design. Siemon focused on glass, Salazar on sculpture. After RISD, Siemon trained with a renowned master glass blower in Venice, Italy, while Salazar moved to San Francisco, where she worked for an environmental land artist, metal and glass sculptors, and horticulturalists. Siemon and Salazar are based in Santa Ana.

Selected collections
The White House, Washington D.C.
Siemon’s glass is sold in museum stores across the country, from The Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C. to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

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