Tugce Makarnaci – Bloom

Original, Sculpture | 6 × 6 × 6 cm | Freestanding


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With colours, shapes, and especially with the help of light passing through glass, Tugce Makarnaci created ‘Bloom’; an abstract scene of a blooming flower. This artwork is made out of more than 20 different glass layers to create this 3d shape.

Kiln formed glass


Tugce Makarnaci is a student in Turkey at Dokuz Eylül University, Department of Ceramics and Glass. She’s taken part in national and international exhibitions, has attended the 10-day workshop at the Glass Furnace Foundation under the leadership of glass artist Emma Varga with a full scholarship and she graduated from International Relations in 2009. Tugce started her world trip in 2014 which ended in Athens where she lived for 2 years. Influenced by the history and cultures of the Aegean region, she is fuelled by the history and geography of similar but different cultures of the Aegean Sea. She is based in Izmir.


Please note that shipping costs are not included in the purchase price for this artwork, and there may be additional customs charges for deliveries outside the UK.  Upon purchase, a member of the DSWF team will be in touch to discuss collection or delivery options. All artworks will remain at the Mall Galleries, even if sold, until the exhibition concludes on 6 July 2024.


At least 50% of the proceeds from this sale will support the charitable work of David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) and our ground-based conservation partners across Africa and Asia.