Functional Art

En'tree fine art bench by Douglas Lochner
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En’tree

En’tree

En′tree
Series: Fine art furniture
Medium: Mahogany & Curly Maple
Dimensions: 36″ x 60″ x 18″
Date: 2011
Commission: Private collector
Location: Seal Beach, CA

Functional art bench fabricated from solid Honduran Mahogany and Pennsylvania Curly Maple. The maple pillar is tailored with a 1/8th inch inlay of mahogany. The bench is a companion piece to a bronze and cast glass light sculpture gracing the entrance to this modern beach home.

Photography by: Christopher Zsarnay / Z Studios

Blown glass by Douglas Lochner
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Blown glass

Blown glass

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Hand blown glass
Series: Various
Medium: Blown glass
Dimensions: Varies by object
Date: 2013
Commission: Custom work Welcomed

Images of various blown glass objects created in 2013.
This is a small sampling of my blown glass work. As time allows I will be posting more images.
I create both functional and sculptural works using traditional off-hand glass blowing techniques.

Photography by: Christopher Zsarnay / Z Studios

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Modern gate

Modern gate

Modern gate
Series: Architectural elements
Medium: Stainless Steel
Dimensions: 18′ x 6′ x 2.5″
Date: 2010
Commission: Private residence
Location: Ojai, CA

Aluminum and stainless steel gate, pillars and lighting with illuminated cast glass elements.
Fabricated in seamless aluminum with stainless steel hardware and wall sconces, low-voltage LED lighting.
The custom roller system keeps the gate running smooth and upright. The over-sized top rail guides the gate while protecting the finish from the rollers.
The side pillars are aluminum and the wall sconces are polished stainless steel.
Photography by: Christopher Zsarnay / Z Studios

Custom lighting by Douglas Lochner
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Custom Lighting

Custom Lighting

Custom lighting
Series: Custom Lighting
Medium: Glass and metal
Dimensions: Varies by design
Commission: Welcomed

Custom light sculptures to compliment any environment.
Cast glass, blown glass, kiln-formed glass with steel, stainless, copper, bronze and brass – all featuring high efficiency LED illumination. California Title 24 compliant.

Photography by: Christopher Zsarnay / Z Studios