The sculpture “My Mind” is following Radek Stehlik’s art concept where he uses the aspect of philosophy and psychology in his art work in glass. To express the philosophy and himself, Stehlik believes glass is the strongest art material.
This art piece was made at beginning of new millennium and is very important to the artist. It was done after his own deep experiments and studies of techniques and technologies, which are following long history of Czech art glass. This sculpture represents freedom of thinking and strategical mind at the same time. In cooperation with Czech Embassy in Beijing, Stehlik gave this art piece as a present to China and to Shanghai Museum of Glass. This is an official gift of Czech Republic and the artist at the same time. It shows his deep respect and friendship to China. Even he do not live in China, he have left there his thoughts, his mind.
艺术家简介 About The Artist
Radek Stehlik于1994-2000年，师从Vladimir Kopecky教授于捷克布拉格大学的艺术、建筑和设计学院深造。自2001年起，在Karlovy Vary开设玻璃艺术节并每年举办。
Radek Stehlik studied at Academy of art, architecture and design in Prague University, glass studio of prof. Vladimir Kopecky. From 2001, he has founded the festival of art glass in Karlovy Vary and organized it with partners yearly.