Font O’ Fire Sculptural Firebowl

Fireplaces by John T Unger, in bluEmberRancho Mirage, CA

$1,300

Fireplaces by John T Unger seen at bluEmber, Rancho Mirage - Font O’ Fire Sculptural Firebowl
Fireplaces by John T Unger seen at bluEmber, Rancho Mirage - Font O’ Fire Sculptural FirebowlFireplaces by John T Unger seen at bluEmber, Rancho Mirage - Font O’ Fire Sculptural FirebowlFireplaces by John T Unger seen at bluEmber, Rancho Mirage - Font O’ Fire Sculptural Firebowl

Font O’ Fire Sculptural Firebowl

The plaza fountain at BluEmber Restaurant in Rancho Mirage, CA was one of the first to incorporate my firebowls. A Font O’ Fire Sculptural Firebowl™ is the centerpiece of the multi-level masonry fountain. At night, the fire fountain provides lighting and ambiance, by day it provides a warm gathering place. BluEmber features award-winning classic California cuisine with a contemporary spin as part of Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa.

$1,300

Pricing varies by size. Gas upgrades are sold separately by a trusted partner. Price includes domestic shipping.

Meet the Creator

"John T. Unger is a sculptor and mosaic artist in Hudson, NY. Best known for his Sculptural Firebowls, Unger was the first to cut propane tanks into decorative fire features.



Self-taught as a visual artist, Unger’s training in poetry at Interlochen Arts Academy, Naropa, and Stone Circle brings a depth and lyricism to his visual works. Music, myth and metaphor are woven into his work, a foundation of story and song. Using a variety of media, he seeks to marry construction and context. Materials and techniques are chosen for their impact on narrative, meaning and nuance as much as for form or function.



To make art that will last, he looks to the past for examples that still delight after millennia— believing the simplest forms are most likely to remain relevant. Natural history, music, literature and ancient art are his strongest inspirations.



From performing his poetry on stage at Lollapalooza in 1996, to bartering a mosaic to a bank as a down payment for a house and studio, to displaying an American flag created from over 20,000 Budweiser bottle caps at the 2015 Stagecoach Music Festival, Unger’s art practice has been as much about making good stories as making good art."

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