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In Memoriam: Jaroslava Brychtov√°

The contemporary glass world has lost an icon. Jaroslava Brychtová passed away on April 7 at the age of 95 in the Czech Republic. She was the wife and collaborative partner of Stanislav Libenský, who passed away in 2002. Brychtová was a sculptor, and met her husband, originally a painter and later a glass artist, in 1954. They married in 1963 and worked together until Libenský's death. Click here for a tribute from Heller Gallery. Click here to read a story from ABC News. To see an exhbition of work by Libensky/Brychtove from the Cafesjian Center for the arts, click here

| Posted 20 Apr 08

 
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