Petr Stehlík

HEAD OF GLASS CUTTING STUDIO

After finishing his glass cutting studies in the Glass School in Nový Bor, Petr Stehlík worked as a Head of the Bohemia Art Glass studio in Roudnice nad Labem. Two years later he moved to the United States of America and busied himself with restoring antique glass and creating art glass replicas for New York´s museums and private art collectors. The brands he worked on count among companies such as Lalique, Steuben, Galle, Baccarat, Orrefors, Hoya, Daum etc. Upon his return to North Bohemia couple of years ago he founded his own studio.

His work has been showned in several international exhibitions: Český Krumlov – gallery Doxa (2005), Coevorden (Netherlands) – gallery Arsenal (2008), Nový Bor – Glass Museum (2006). He has also won several prizes at “Arts and Crafts in Glass” competition (2003 a 2006). His individual work is also permanently represented in the collections of Glass Museum in Nový Bor and collected privately.