Stunning Glass Bentwood Box with Infinity Design
James Michels

Unique Glass Bent Box
Created from his own unique three dimensional abstract design featuring traditional U-forms, ovoids and primary form lines. This unique glass acid etched and sand blasted bent box is full sized and meant to be displayed with interior illumination. Coast Salish/Metis artist James Michels has created such an impressive art piece by perfectly balancing traditional motifs upon new media.

James Michels
James Michels, born July 29th 1969 in Merrit B.C., is a highly accomplished Cree/Metis artist whose creations are held in high esteem by other artists and feverishly collected by knowledgeable collectors. His bentwood boxes and stunning panels can be regularly viewed in most of the major galleries of Northwest Coast artwork in both Canada and the United States. James Michels is presently working on a large commission of a series of bentwood boxes for the Canadian Government. Two years ago a series of his bentwood boxes were commissioned for the participants of the 2005 PGA Whistler Golf Skins game. As well, his artwork has been purchased by President Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Jimmy Pattison former Prime Minister Paul Martin and singing legend Joni Mitchell. James is also sought after for his exceptional large carved panels and totem poles.


Stunning Glass Bentwood Box with Infinity Design
Stunning Glass Bentwood Box with Infinity Design
Object Origin:
Coast Salish/Metis
James Michels
red cedar an glass
7.75 X 4.25 inches
Bentwood Boxes & Sculptures