Danny Lane Client list

Boardroom table ITN Building London

Iaxis Sandblasted Drawings oval glass wall, ITN Building London

Swire Properties Sculpture, Hong Kong

Shangri- La Hotels Sculpture, Singapore

Brodie & Stone Full Circle, London

Adrian Sassoon Adrian’s Shelves, London


Bechtel / Hilton Hotels Corp Shora’a Ala El Nil, Cairo

Westway Cross Shopping Centre Solomon’s Column, Middlesex

Halk Bank Fountain, Ankara

Gary Rhodes Stalactite and Stalagmite, Chandelier

Contrasts Hong Kong Pair of Glass Fountains, Shanghai

Adrian Sassoon Moonfish, Adrian’s Column, London

Marshfield Group Tagliatelle, London

Andrew Winch Designs Ltd Tagliatelle, private yacht


Private Commission Dear David, house interior, London

Greycoat Plc
Simurgh, London

Chelsfield Plc
Suspended Sculpture, London

London Underground Wembley 2000 Man Catching a Star

British Rail, Southampton City Council
Child of the Family, outdoor sculpture, Southampton

The Myochikai The Four Principle Towers, Fountain, Tokyo

St Paul’s Church Cross, Walsall

Victoria & Albert Museum
Balustrade V&A Glass Gallery, London

Teeside Training & Enterprise Council Broken Sea, TAD centre, Middlesborough

Exhibition for the Economist Magazine Ring Table, Woodcutter and His Daughter,

Northern Sail, Demeter and Persephone, Ogun, London

Concorde Glass / Dalian Glass Co The Wave, Dalian, China

McCann Erickson Glass screen, London

Chiltern Sculpture Trail
Chiltern Ring

Brodie and Stone Glass Screen, London

SmithKline Beechhan Elemental Axis, London

Borehamwood Synagogue Sculpture, London

Noble Organisation Broken Glass Wall

Scottish Metropolitain
Castle Terrace, Edinburgh

Lyntons Plc / British Airports Authority Circle The Square, London

Brown’s Nightclub Stacked Glass Sculpture, London

Digital Equipment Scotland Ltd Digital forged steel & glass Sculpture, Edinburgh

1990 Chrysalis Records Forged steel and glass sculpture, London

Fieldstone Group Japan Caryatids, wall Sculpture relief, Glass sculpture, Tokyo

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Entrance screen and wall sculpture,

British Embassy, Helsinki

Novalco Italia Entrance, Milan

Max Grundig Stifftung Glass Fountain, Baden Baden

The Bureau / One Off Ltd Broken Glass Wall, London

Dr. & Mrs Gould Stacked Glass Fountain, Miami

Moscow Bar Steel and Glass bar, London


Danny Lane Biographical Notes

Danny Lane was born in the USA in 1955 and has lived and worked in England for over twenty years.

Public Collections

Victoria and Albert Museum London

Milwaukee Art Museum

Crafts Council, London

Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein

Musée des Arts Decoratifs Paris

Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Museum Künstlerkolonie, Darmstadt

Röhsska Konslöjdmuseet Göteburg

Corning Glass Museum, New York

Nationalmuseum, Stockholm

Kunstgewerbemuseum, Dresden


Biographical Notes

1955 Born Urbana, Illinois USA


1975 Moves to UK to study with stained glass artist Patrick Reyntiens


1975-77 Byam Shaw School of Art, London


1977-80 Studies painting at Central School of Art, London with Cecil Collins

Develops applied art objects inspired by Isamu Noguchi.


1981 Sets up studio Whitecross Street in London’s East End

In daily contact with ‘old school’ engineers and craftsmen


1982 Moves Studio to Metropolitan Workshops in Hackney.


1983-85 Opens ‘GLASSWORKS’ in Camden Lock

Shows work at Ron Arad’s One Off in Covent Garden

Develops steel work in collaboration with blacksmiths and theatre metal workers

First showing of work in Italy, Salon Di Mobili, and ‘Zeus’ Milan


1986 Shows work at Themes and Variations and Crucial Gallery in Notting Hill, London

Develops numerous editioned works. ‘Angaraib’, ‘Etruscan Chairs’, ‘Stacked Chair’


1987 Exhibits in European Design shows and exhibitions


1988-90 One-man shows in London, Paris and at Dilmos, Milan

Design of tables for manufacture by Fiam Italia

Develops work in wood, ‘Fakirs Divan’, ‘Dwarf Chairs’

Primary focus moves from furniture and objects to large sculpture

Late 1989 moves to 10,000 sq ft studio at 19 Hythe Road, west London

Creates facility for hot manipulation of large steel plate

1991-93 Major sculpture commissions: Edinburgh, London, Barcelona, China

Exhibits works at the Economist Plaza, St. James’s, London

One man exhibition ‘Sand and Light’, Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt


1994 Commissioned by the Victoria and Albert Museum to install a balustrade of stacked glass in their New Glass Gallery

Large architectural and sculpture commissions in London, Middlesborough, Tel Aviv, Munich

One man exhibition in Röhsska Museet, Konstslojdmuseet, Göteburg, Sweden

Travels to Japan and undertakes architectural commissions in Tokyo and Osaka

Presents one-man shows in London and Zurich


1995 Sited sculpture commissions in Southampton, London, Tokyo

Exhibitions in Edinburgh, London, Sèvres, Paris, Frankfurt, Tokyo



1996 Outdoor sculpture commissions One Bond Street,

Wembley Stadium approach London, ‘Man Catching a Star’

Exhibitions in London, Venice, Scotland, USA, Boston


1997 Outdoor water sculptures Delhi, India, ‘Gopis’ and ‘Shyam’

‘Simurgh’ glass sculpture for 7 Bishopsgate, London


1998 ‘Shora’s ala El-Nil’ (Sail on the Nile) Conrad International Hotel, Cairo

Tubular borosilicate glass fountains, Shanghai, China

Commission for office building in Ankara, Turkey, Water Fountain


Development of a collection of new lights and objects in blown tubular borosilicate glass

Exhibition ‘Breaking Tradition’ with Mallett of Bond Street, creates a whimsical dialogue between Danny Lane and Osler the19th century glass manufacturer


NOW 20 ton irrigated glass sculptures for Swire Properties, Hong Kong, Water Sculpture

Stainless steel and glass transparent reliefs for Shangri-La Hotels, Singapore.

30 metre continuous drawing on oval glass wall, boardroom Iaxis, ITN building, London

Boardroom table for Iaxis, ITN building, London

20th Century Art Fair, New York sculpture ‘Reeling Walls 1999’