Wilfried Grootens » Artist
Glass artist Wilfred Grootens was born in Uedem a small town in the German countryside near the Dutch border At the age of 15 he began training as a glass and porcelain painter with Hein Derix in the nearby town of Kevelaer where he apprenticed for four years The Derix Company specializes in the restoration of antique painted stained glass windows the creation of largescale painted glass architectural installations and mosaic projects In 1973 Grootens left Derix Company to begin an eight…
Floating Optical Illusions Created through Brilliantly Painted Layers of Glass
Glass painter Wilfired Grootens is an artist from the German countryside with a very unique style. Using delicate swirls and tendrils painted onto
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