|Nestled amongst the vineyards at Locharburn, a short 12 minute drive from Cromwell sits the intriguing glass gallery of well-known glass artists Ola and Marie Hoglund.New to the area the couple have recently relocated from Nelson bringing with them talent and skill that creates breathtaking beauty.
The glassblowing duo have created their glass art in New Zealand since 1982 and have graciously decided to open their home to visitors welcoming guests to enjoy the gallery of glass artworks including platters, vases, candlesticks, paperweights, and goblets accompanied by unique handmade glass jewellery.
The pieces on display are constantly changing and lend themselves toward those who live in contemporary spaces, as well as timeless collections welcome in any home.
The home the Hoglunds have chosen to live in reflects the passion they have for art.
A wide gallery allows for the perfect display space while the garage houses the workshop and glass fusing studio.
Marie and Ola have many accolades to their names, creating art glass for events such as the America’s cup, and Sydney Olympic game’s are just two of these, Their works can also be found in many public and private collections throughout the world.