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Thomas Kekic glassware

 Collection — Carton: 1
Identifier: RITArt-0009

Scope and Contents

Thomas Kekic glassware contains a set of 8 ruby red glasses with decanter.

Dates

  • 1972

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Born in Ohio, glass artist Thomas Kekic earned his Bachelors from Kent State University and a Masters in Fine Arts from the Pratt Institute. In the 1970s, he helped develop, and was head of, the glass department at the School for American Craftsmen (now the School for American Crafts) at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Kekic has exhibited his works widely, and was also owner and operator of Bristol Glassworks in Canandaigua, New York.

Kekic's family has been involved in glass for generations. His father was an industrial glassworker at General Electric. Nicholas Kekic, Thomas's son, is also a glassmaker and owns Tsuga Studios in Vermont.

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet (1 File box)

Language

English

Overview

Thomas Kekic glassware contains a set of 8 glasses with decanter.

Arrangement

Glassware is stored within the RIT Art on Campus collection.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 76 (with Art on Campus collections)

Bibliography

  • Thomas Kekic at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in August 2011.
Title
Thomas Kekic glassware
Subtitle
RIT Art Collection
Status
Published
Author
Amy Vilz
Date
19 August 2011
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

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