ED van DIJK, The Netherlands
Graduated from a technical secondary school, 1975. Living in France since 2011 he has participated in national and international exhibitions including the Kitengela Hot Glass, Nairobi, Kenya, 1998, 2000; Glas in Historisch Licht, Glasexpo, Horn, the Netherlands, 2004; Glasrijk Tubbergen, Tubbergen, the Netherlands, 2004; Diafaan III, Ghent, Belgium, 2007; Glasplastik und Garten, Munster, Germany, 2008; 8th Biennale Glasroute, Lier, Belgium, 2010; 10th Festival uměleckého skla (10th Festival of Art Glass), Karlovy Vary, the Czech Republic, 2010; 4th International Glass Festival Luxembourg, Asselborn, Luxembourg, 2011; 5th Russian Triennale of Art Glass, Moscow, Russia, 2011; Tervitades, Teie… (Sincerely, Yours…), MONA the Museum of New Art, Pärnu, Estonia, 2012. He received the awards such as the Rabobank Public Award, Glasexpo, Horn, 2004, 2006; the Pebem Glass Art Prize, the Glasrijk Tubbergen, 2004, 2005, 2006. Being interested in environmental and organic building, he builds small wood-burning furnaces.
ALTERNATIVE STRAIGHT LINES, 2017, cast glass, 50x50x15 cm