Alex Bernstein: A Glass Sculptor Crafting Narrative Landscapes

By Jay Scott on Friday, December 8th, 2023 in Featured. No Comments

Alex Bernstein is an award-winning glass artist who creates captivating sculptures that transcend the limitations of the material. His work, characterized by intricate forms, vibrant colors, and captivating narratives, invites viewers on a journey through light, form, and emotion. Bernstein’s artistic journey began in a creative environment. Growing up in Asheville, North Carolina, he was […]


Dale Chihuly: Master of Glass

By Jay Scott on Friday, December 8th, 2023 in Featured. No Comments

Dale Chihuly is an American artist who has transformed glass from a humble craft material into a vibrant and expressive art form. His mesmerizing sculptures, often characterized by their intricate shapes and vibrant colors, have captivated audiences around the world and earned him the title of “the father of the American Studio Glass movement.” Dale […]


Studio Glass Movement

By Jay Scott on Thursday, June 1st, 2023 in News. No Comments

The studio glass movement is a 20th-century art movement that emphasizes the artist as the designer and maker of one-of-a-kind objects, in a small studio environment. This movement enabled the sharing of technical knowledge and ideas among artists and designers that, in industry, would not be possible. The studio glass movement originated in the United […]


Habatat Galleries expands to North Carolina

By Jay Scott on Wednesday, December 21st, 2022 in Featured. No Comments

Habatat Galleries expands to North Carolina. We will be opening a new location in Winston Salem, NC in early 2023! We purchased a beautiful free standing 2500 sq ft building. Stay tuned for more info.


The Rising Value of Glass

By Jay Scott on Saturday, September 12th, 2020 in News. No Comments

Habatat Galleries has specialized in glass sculpture since the early 1970’s. The gallery opened in 1971 and just a few years later decided to specialize in glass sculpture to help promote the new “Studio Glass Movement”. Glass sculpture, up until the rise of the Studio Glass Movement in the United States in the 1960’s, was […]


The History of Habatat Galleries

By Jay Scott on Saturday, August 22nd, 2020 in Featured. No Comments

The History of Habatat Galleries HABATAT GALLERIES is the oldest gallery to exhibit “Contemporary Glass.” “Contemporary Glass” began with a seminar at the Toledo Museum in 1962. In 1971 Linda Boone, Thomas Boone and Ferdinand Hampson opened Habatat Galleries in Dearborn, Michigan. Their degrees/ backgrounds were in art, design and business. Their finances consisted of […]


Dan Dailey Sculpture

By Jay Scott on Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 in News. No Comments

Dan Dailey sculpture. His legacy has spanned over 40 years. He first had an appreciation for the medium, while helping construct a ceramic and glass studio at the Philadelphia College of Art, with Roland Jahn who was a teacher there. Dailey went on to become Dale Chihuly’s first graduate student at the Rhode Island School of Design. […]


Dale Chihuly Glass

By Jay Scott on Thursday, June 18th, 2020 in News. No Comments

Going back to the beginning of the studio glass movement in the United States, Dale Chihuly would be a great place to start. No stranger to the spotlight, Chihuly has surpassed and perfected what it means to be a successful artist. He has pioneered his way into a household name, one glass gather at a […]