Markow & Norris Virginia Dogwood Sculpture Press Release

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Longtime Virginia Artists Markow & Norris Transform Virginia State Flower Into a Woven Glass Sculpture for the Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner

Washington, DC. February 1st 2012 – The enigmatic artistic duo of Markow & Norris, who developed a revolutionary technique of glass weaving, have been commissioned by the Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner in McLean, Virginia to create a one-of-a-kind sculpture. The sculpture, Spring Dogwood, has just been unveiled this week to the astonishment of hotel residents and visitors. Read More

The Austin Chronicle

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“Markow & Norris indulge their creativity in ways never before seen in the world of glass art. It’s the height of experimental craftsmanship, and, especially with their new large works – it’s pure unalloyed beauty.”

The Austin Chronicle, Nov 24, 2010

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Random Access DFW channel

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Rance Adams interviews Markow & Norris via Skype from their home in Falls Church Virginia. The artist duo discuss their upcoming exhibit exclusively at Haven Gallery in downtown Austin.
Air Date: Nov 15, 2010

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CBS Austin Live

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Bettie Cross visits Haven Gallery in downtown Austin to discuss some of the new and incredible sculpture being unveiled at “Woven Glass” an exhibit by Markow & Norris. The two artists give CBS Austin an exclusive sneak peak at their anticipated Winter Twilight Kimono.
Air Date: Nov 11, 2010

Unveiling Winter Twilight Kimono

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Watch Markow & Norris unveil their second seasonal Kimono “Winter Twilight” at Haven Gallery. This video features an overview of the Woven Glass exhibit and coverage of the Opening Reception on November 13, 2010. At 6:55min see the subtle surprise Markow & Norris incorporated within the full moon of the Winter Twilight Kimono.

Tribeza | Austin

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Markow & Norris Tribeza Austin

“For first-time viewers, the name is a paradox, but for Eric Markow and Thom Norris, woven glass is very much a reality. Drawing from their backgrounds in the sciences, Markow & Norris developed a revolutionary technique of weaving molten glass into exquisite, colorful pieces.”

Tribeza | Austin, Nov 2010

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Markow & Norris Continue National Exhibition Tour

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Artists Debut Life-Size “Winter Twilight Kimono” & Other New Work Solo Show “Woven Glass” at Haven Gallery Nov. 13 – Dec. 11

Austin, TX. August 2010 – Acclaimed Woven Glass sculptors Eric Markow and Thom Norris are debuting new work and iconic favorites in Austin, Texas as they continue their national tour of “Woven Glass.” Markow & Norris, famous for originating their proprietary technique of weaving glass, a trade secret still closely guarded and shrouded in mystery, are being hosted by Mindi Partee at an Opening Reception on November 13, 2010 and an Artists’ Talk on December 11, 2010 at Haven Gallery. Read More

Palm Beach Illustrated

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Markow & Norris PalmBeach

“When it comes to glass art, the sky is the limit. At the forefront of this movement are Eric Markow and Thom Norris. The artists combine art, science and alchemy to hand-weave glass into unlikely textured shapes.”

Palm Beach Illustrated, Jul/Aug 2010

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