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Introducing the Tetra Matrix - 64 Tetrahedron Glass Sculpture

The incredible Tetra Geometrica glass sculpture and is tetra matrix in shape. The Tetra is the result of a discussion between designer, Asaf Zakay, and physicist, Nassim Haramein and hand-crafted in Australia. It is the intrinsic conceptual element of Haramein's Unified Field Theory, in which he describes the structure of the vacuum as a fractal geometry based on Platonic Solids and Archimedean geometries. The Tetra is available in a variety of glass colours, including clear double bevelled glass, clear sapphire blue glass, clear emerald green glass, clear rose glass dichroic clear glass, dichroic grey glass or in a mix of these glasses.   Dichroic glass is glass containing multiple micro-layers of metals or oxides which gives the glass dichroic optical properties. This...

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What clear glass or dichroic glass can I choose for my light or sculpture?

There is a huge range of types of glass that resident artist, Asaf Zakay, uses in his hand-crafted pendant lights and glass sculptures,.We can also source other types of glass not listed here, especially for you, including hand-blown glass. Examples of this work can be found here For Zakay's full installation gallery, click here. Dichroic Glasses This is glass that has been treated with minerals to enable it to ‘throw’ different colours. It is an ancient skill used in glass art of treating glass so that a selection of colours are seen depending on the light source and the eye of the beholder. Dichroic Clear Glass You will generally see pinks, oranges, yellows with some blue coming through. Dichroic clear means the dichroic...

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