Renata Jakowleff photographed by Katja Hagelstam

Renata Jakowleff is a Helsinki-based glass artist. Her works are at the crossroads of artisanship and art and she is renowned for her experimental, groundbreaking techniques as well as her ability to challenge her process continually. Jakowleff sees glass as a versatile material that offers infinite possibilities to the eye when paired with light. Therefore, she approaches only a few selected aspects of the material at once. 

Jakowleff’s work has been featured in several art publications, exhibitions and fairs devoted to glass, craft and contemporary art. Many of her works are included in public and private art collections.