MISSOURI | Jim McKelvey

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MISSOURI | Jim McKelvey

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Missouri Triple Knot

Glass

15"L x 15"W x 15"H

The Missouri Triple Knot is composed of three spirals of glass twisting around each other without touching. The pieces take advantage of the flowing quality of molten glass and together make a striking sculptural composition.

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Jim McKelvey

BIO
Jim McKelvey is a Renaissance man! He began blowing glass as a teenager at Washington University in St. Louis and studied abroad with glass master Lino Tagliapietra. He is the co-founder of the Third Degree Glass Factory in St. Louis, site of the world's largest art glass conference, GAS 2006.

Jim is also famous as the inventor of Square, the mobile payments device. He sits on the board of Square and served as its chairman until 2010. In 2013 he co-founded LaunchCode, a nonprofit organization which creates pathways to technical positions for people who lack traditional credentials.