The Hyperopia Projects Archives is an aggregation of critically-engaged writings, activity, and resources in the field of glass. This compilation reflects the field as it is evolving today by lending a critical mass of exposure and interconnectedness to otherwise orphaned work.

  • Glass Performance, What Is That?

    Riikka Haapasaari’s Masters 2013 dissertation examines glass performance, its history, and possible future. Through an introduction to how the interest in this field has grown, its relationship to the Studio glass movement, and a brief discussion about performance in fine arts, glass art and glassblowing, this work questions why it is necessary to move on in the glass field.

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