The studio of the artist Egri István, legally named EGRI VITRAILLE lnc, was founded in the 1970s. It started as a stained glass studio run by his father, Egri Laszlo. In the ‘60s, Egri Laszlo, painter, became part of the first generation of glass designers at the glass factory in Turda, where he ran the design department until 1970. From 1970 he obtained a teaching position at Ion Andreescu Fine Arts Institute in Cluj. After his diploma work at the Decorative Arts Institute in Budapest, glass department, in 1993, Egri István along with his father, Egri Lászlo and later Egri András (painter, currently enamel artist), founded the company dealing with design, stained glass production and restoration. Adorjáni József, technician since 1990 is, along others, permanent employee of the company.