Bertil Vallien

Bertil Vallien’s sand-casted glass boat stirs up elements of the subconscious. If you pause to analyze them, they will become slippery and slip away. Like dreams. These silent, slender boats have glided over the world’s seas with their messages and raised eyebrows for nearly 30 years. Loaded with frozen symbols and secrets, they speak to us of the existential.

Every day begins with a dip in the river. In the winter he cuts a hole in the ice and the bitter cold gets the endorphins rushing through the body.

-It is like starting over every morning! Says Bertil Vallien.

The existential questions were awakened early. He is the second oldest of seven children and in their home in Sollentuna, abided by the Lord’s will and discipline. His father was a very strict Nonconformist. One must live according to the Bible. To the letter.

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Price

Height

Width

 
Landscape Village

€ 1 977

Width: 13 cm

Unique
 
Silver Boat

€ 840

Width: 25 cm

Limited edition
 
Brains Flora

€ 316

Height: 15 cm

Limited edition
 
Boat DEPART II

€ 5 438

Width: 23 cm

Unique
 
Brains Mercurius

€ 316

Height: 15 cm

Limited edition
 
My Space II

€ 1 087

Height: 32 cm

Limited edition
 
Taboo

€ 1 038

Width: 20 cm

Limited edition
 
Boat Green Lantern

€ 27 188

Height: 90 cm

Unique
 
Book Of Rules

€ 4 943

Height: 75 cm

Unique
 
Boat Passport Black

€ 3 955

Width: 37 cm

Limited edition
 
Brains Silver Head On Pillow

€ 247

Width: 9 cm

Limited edition
 
Boat Passport Blue

€ 3 955

Width: 37 cm

Limited edition
 
Janus V

€ 1 495

Width: 16 cm

Limited edition
 
Sculpture Face

€ 2 348

Height: 52 cm

Unique
 
Boat Spets

€ 7 415

Height: 52 cm

Limited edition