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 second year of the glass contest Sanssouci Junior Glass Match took place in Spa Resort Sanssouci in Karlovy Vary between 17 and 19 April 2010. This year the contest had an international dimension for the first time. A total of 66 students from 13 secondary schools, colleges and universities from the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary took part. The prizes were awarded during a ceremony on Saturday 18 April 2010.

Results of the contest:

Older students category (colleges and universities)

1st place – Eliška Frydrychová, Tomáš Baťa University in Zlín
2nd place – Dóra Varga, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest
3rd place – Ondřej Strnadel, Tomáš Baťa University in Zlín

Younger students category (secondary schools)

1st place – Zuzana Drbohlavová, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Železný Brod
2nd place – Anna Musilová, Academy of Applied Artsin Světlá nad Sázavou
3rd place – Alžběta Pavelková, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Valašské Meziříčí

Prize for craftsmanship

Martin Hladký, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Lednické Rovne

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 15 July 2009.