Introduction

Dear friends, Spa Resort Sanssouci would like to introduce you to an international contest of glass design and glass making schools, Sanssouci Junior Glass Match. We organized the first year of this… more »

About contest

The international contest show of work of students of glass design and glass making schools Sanssouci Junior Glass Match has been regularly held in Karlovy Vary since 2008. Every year dozens of… more »

About organizer

Spa Resort Sanssouci together with Hotel Imperial form part of the spa company Imperial Karlovy Vary, a.s., which has been one of the most successful providers of spa services in the Czech… more »

The third year of the glass contest Sanssouci Junior Glass Match took place in Karlovy Vary between 9 and 11 April 2010. A total of 55 students of 11 secondary schools, colleges and universities from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia took part. There were 23 contestants from all of the Czech Republic in the younger students category and 32 students from 4 countries in the older students category. The prizes were awarded during a ceremony on Saturday 10 April 2010.

Results of the contest:

Older students category (colleges and universities)
1st place: David Valner, Tomáš Baťa University in Zlín
2nd place: Martina Paljesková-Pišková, Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, Slovakia
3rd place: Katarzyna Herniczek, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Wroclaw, Poland

Younger students category (secondary schools)
1st place: Anna Marie Bobothová, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Železný Brod
2nd place: Karolína Pařenicová, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Valašské Meziříčí
3rd place: Marie Melničáková, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Kamenický Šenov

Prize for craftsmanship
Jana Voňková, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Železný Brod

The authors of the awarded works received prizes donated by Imperial Karlovy Vary, a.s. All works were exhibited during the contest in the premises of Spa Resort Sanssouci. A selection of contest exhibits was exhibited in the SunGallery in Karlovy Vary until 16 July 2010.