GLASS LANGUAGE

2015 - Ongoing project

Glass language is a fictional, constructed language based on the history and tradition of glass, skills of glassworking, and knowledge about the material as well as customs, oddities, and politics concerning glass and the global community surrounding it.

 

Glass - English dictionary

2015

A book made of clear, "invisibly" engraved sheet glass, 15cm x 10cm x 0.9cm, teaser video 1min 21s.

First edition of the first Glass language dictionary. The clear glass sheets appear to have nothing written on them until the user of the dictionary blows moist air onto the surface of the glass thus revealing text on the pages of the book. This teaser video demonstrates the dictionary in use.