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Miami-based glass-master brings light to La Jolla

Miami-based glass-master brings light to La Jolla

By Lonnie Burstein Hewitt

For a few days in January, Miami-based glass artist Terje Lundaas came to town to install a chandelier he designed for a La Jolla couple.

Born in Oslo, Norway, Lundaas studied art, craft and design at The Royal College of Art in Stockholm, Sweden, and spent years as a fashion designer before moving on to sculpture.

“I began painting when I was young, but I was actually educated to be a tailor,” he said.

He moved to Miami in 1991 because he knew there were many Scandinavians in the area — potential buyers for the bronze sculptures he was making at...

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