Transmediale Vorspiel Event #5: Glass Making

With Penka Mincheva.

23.02.2017 3-6pm

Penka will be introducing an unusual way to work with glass in a kitchen laboratory circumstances. Up to 15 to 20 min can be enough for the glass to fuse in a microwave kiln. Most common glass in the everyday surrounding contains up to 50-80 % of SiO2. The transformation can be seen in a short term.

Penka Mincheva born on 8 of April 1979 in Karlovo, Bulgaria. Lives and works in Sofia, Bulgaria. She is a visual artist, using her own technique for creating images by adding ink on paper by stamps with words corresponding with particular image, as well as pins combined with photo prints an idea of another point of view. The environment and communications are her inspirations. Since 2006 she is a member of the Union of Bulgarian Artists. Since 2007 Director of Process Space Art Festival.