SELECTED WORKS

CV

STATEMENT

IN THE STUDIO

CONTACT

LINKS



EDUCATION

   
     
2006
  MFA in Glass   Rhode Island School of Design
1999
  BFA in Glass   Massachusetts College of Art
     
EXHIBITONS
   
     
2014
  Glass Five Visions  Nishida Museum of Art, Kamiichi, Japan
2013
  The Space of Time   Nyuzen, Japan
2012
  Jinzukyo Triennial   Toyama, Japan
    Oiwasan Art Garden   Nisseki Temple, Kamiichi, Japan
2011
  Superposition   Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
    Glass Art Exhibition from Toyama   Nami Island, Korea
2009
  A Gulf Yawning Yet   The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY
  How is This Glass?    Corning, NY
2008
 
Poly-Gaze   Nagoya University of Arts, Nagoya, Japan
2006
  Glass ’06   The Wheeler Gallery, Providence, RI
    Glass Department Triennial   Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI
    Disappearances   Peerless Loft Building, Providence, RI
    Graduate Exhibition   RISD Museum, Providence, RI
    Phenomena   Sol Kofler Gallery, Providence, RI
2005
  Glass Show   Cross Street, Central Falls, RI
    Glass and Light   707 Penn, Pittsburg, PA
2004
  Glass Department Show   Sol Kofler Gallery, Providence, RI
2002
  Blue Plate Special   Works Gallery, San Jose, CA
    Varying Vessels   San Francisco International Airport Museum, San
    Francisco, CA
2001
  Re(dis)covery   Red Roaster Room, San Francisco, CA
1998
  International Student Exhition   Glass Art Society annual Conference,
    Seto City, Japan
     
ARTIST LECTURES
   
     
2014
  Tokyo University of Art, Toride, Japan
  Nagoya University of Arts, Kitanagoya, Japan
2013
  Aichi University of Education, Nagakute, Japan
2011
  Akita Municipal Junior College of Arts and Crafts, Akita, Japan
    Osaka University of Arts, Minamikawachi-gun, Japan
2008
  Nagoya University of Arts, Kitanagoya, Japan
2007
  Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
2004
  Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
     
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
   
     
2014-Current
  Akita City Glass Project Coordinator   Akita University of Art and
    Akita City, Japan
2010-2014
  Associate Professor   Toyama City Institute of Glass Art, Toyama, Japan
 2010
  Adjunct Faculty   Glass Sculpture, RISD
2008
  Adjunct Faculty   Beginning Glassblowing, RISD
    Visiting Faculty   Beginning Glassblowing, Nagoya University of Arts,
    Nagoya, Japan
2007
  Adjunct Faculty  Beginning Glassblowing, RISD
    Adjunct Faculty  Introduction to Hot Glass, RISD
2006
  Solo Graduate Student Teacher   Introduction to Hot Glass, RISD
2005
  Solo Graduate Student Teacher   Introduction to Hot Glass, RISD
     
SELECTED EXPERIENCE
   
     
2011
  Visiting Artist  Akita Muncipal Junior College of Arts and Crafts,
    Akita, Japan
    Visiting Artist   Osaka University of Arts, Osaka, Japan
2008
  Artist in Residence   Nagoya University of the Arts, Nagoya, Japan
2007
  Visiting Artist   The Massachusetts College of Art Glass Department,
  Boston, MA
2005
  Teaching Assistant to Joe Cariati   Intermediate/Advanced Glassblowing,
  RISD
    Teaching Assistant to Chris Taylor   Learning to Fail, Pilchuck Glass
    School, Stanwood,WA
2004
  Teaching Assistant to Chris Taylor   Intermediate/Advanced
  Glassblowing, RISD
    Visiting Critic for graduating glass students   Aichi University of
    Education, Aichi, Japan
    Visiting Critic for graduating glass students   Nagoya University of
    the Arts, Nagoya, Japan
    Gaffer   Public Glass, San Francisco, CA
2003
  Gaffer   Public Glass, San Francisco, CA
2002
  Teaching Assistant to Michael Scheiner   Sculpture Making for Glass-
  blowers, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
    Visiting Artist/Lecturer   San Jose State University Glass Dept., San
    Jose, CA
    Visiting Glassblower   University of Illinois Urbana Champaign,
    Champaign, IL
    Gaffer   Public Glass, San Francisco, CA
    Playwright   Apollo 13, Monday Night Playground, Traveling Jewish
    Theater, San Francisco, CA
2001
  Teaching Assistant to Peter Ivy   Haystack Mountain School of Crafts,
  Deere Isle, ME
  Nominated for Corning Award   Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
 1999
  Glassblower   Chihuly Inc., Seattle, WA
  Nominated for Corning Award   Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1998
  Glassblowing Assistant to Josiah McElheny during his residency at the
  Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
    Intern   Chihuly Inc., Seattle, WA
    Glassblowing Assistant to Dan Dailey   Toyama City Institute of Glass
    Art, Toyama, Japan
     
AWARDS
   
   
2014
  Nominated for the Irvin Borowsky Prize in Glass
2013
  Nominated for the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award
  Nominated for the Irvin Borowsky Prize in Glass
2001
  Nominated for the Corning Award, Pilchuck Glass School  Stanwood, WA
1999
  Nominated for the Corning Award, Pilchuck Glass School  Stanwood, WA