Sill is a remarkable piece, one that includes the technique of applique. The silver leaf patterning inside the clear frosted glass sculpture adds a quality of depth into the sculpture. Like a never-melting block of ice, Sill creates soft shadows and eludes a feeling of contemporaneity. The piece contains a sense of bottled anticipation. As Laura de Santillana created it, she inserted a sheet of silver leaf between the glass and as she folded the glass, the silver foil expanded. Breaking, reaching, and diffusing, the result is a
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