Lukas Novak born in Nový Bor Czech republic which is like capital city of glass in the world.
He is an artist, multidisciplinary designer, creative personality and glass lover with huge passion for arts and crafts and history.
He lives and works in Prague. Specializing in storytelling, process and material investigation his work often incorporates research, object and installation.
Novak perceives glass as a medium that is capable of transmitting emotions and thoughts through forms and stories.
His diverse portfolio includes vases, mirrors, lights, art objects and installations.
Lukas’s client list includes: Adidas, Suzhou City (China), FOOTSHOP, BOMMA, McCANN, Nachtmann
(2005 - 2008) - Glass Craft School - Glassblowing
(2008 - 2012) - Glass School Nový Bor - Glassblowing and design
(2012 - 2017) - UMPRUM Prague - Glass Studio
COLLABORATION WITH GALLERIES
Bensimon Gallery - Paris
Cihelna concept store - Prague
Deelive - Prague
Dox by Qubus - Prague
Kunstgewerbemuseum - Dresden, Germany
Private colections Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Nachtmann next gen, Workshop, Germany
China Academy of Art - Hangzhou, China - Guest lector
2018 - Czech Glass Power - Group exhibition - SUZHOU, CHINA
2018 - CGD - Discovery of the Year / nominee
2017 - NEW! NEW! - Solo exhibition - Prague, Dox
2017 - Designblok, Prague
2017 - “Beyond the Edge of Glass” - Dancing House Gallery - Prague
2017 - EXPO - Group exhibition, HANGZHOU, CHINA
2017 - Adidas Pure BOOST X, presentation in Prague
2016 - Vienna Design week - UMPRUM PRAGUE CALLING
2016 - UMPRUM ATTACK! / Exhibition in Czech National Gallery
2016 - FRAGILE COLLECTION - Arthouse - Prague
2016 - Diploma Selection - Designblok - Prague
2016 - Salone Internazionale del Mobile / UMPRUM selection
2015 - MANIFESTO, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden
2015 - MANIFESTO, ZIBA, Prague
2015 - IGS - International Glass Symposium, Novy Bor, CZ
2014 - Glassmania - UMPRUM exhibition, Tent - London design festival, UK
2013 - Czech China Contemporary / Beijing, China
2013 - Salone Internazionale del Mobile Milano / UMPRUM selection
2012 – Collaboratory, Milan design week – Milan, Italy