In August 1998 I had some excessive free time due to the Russian Financial Crisis,
which I used for developing of new technology. The glasses number
50 were crafted using technology-98 as early as in September .
Exactly one year later I was lucky to buy an apartment in the old
building dated late 19 th century, which became my
studio, manufacturing workshop and experimental laboratory. All glasses
starting from the number 108th , as well as other unique objects, came
out from the thick walls of this studio.
The glasses with opened frame were crafted in late 2000. This
technology 00 is the most laconic one.
It implements a simple idea :
the glasses in the frame are held in places by means of the
flexible property of wood. This Alfa model is represented in Museum.
Early 2002 was the final in technological diversity of wooden frames.
This year gave birth to the most complex for manufacturing elliptic
assymetric frames. These articles are to express surrealistic and sonorous
In 2003 the models combining features of several technologies were
designed, for instance the model 8i composes both Technologies 98 and