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biography

Qualifications
2001 M.A. Glass, Royal College of Art, London.
1993 B.A.(Hons) Glass, West Surrey College of Art & Design, Farnham.
Work Experience
95 to 00 Studio glassmaker and assistant to Tessa Clegg and Diana Hobson, London.
93 to 95 Assistant to Colin Reid, Gloustershire.
Teaching
2007 Visiting Lecturer, ceramics & glass dept.
Royal College of Art.
2005 Masterclass leader with Paul Cocksedge Northlands Creative Glass, Scotland.
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, glass dept. University of Wolverhampton.
2004 External Supervisor, M.Des. student, Edinburgh College of Art.
Tutor, beginner’s glassmaking, Richmond Adult Education Centre.
2001 Visiting Lecturer, glass dept. Edinburgh College of Art
1995 HND yr 2 Project Tutor, Barnet College of Further Education.
93 to 95 Course Assistant to Colin Reid
Commissions Many private commissions including awards, lighting and sculpture
Collections
Public Victoria & Albert Museum, England.
Harris Museum and Art Gallery, England.
Contemporary Art Society, England.
Glasmuseum Alter Hof Herding, Germany
Musee-Atelier Du Verre De Sars-Poteries, France.
Private Dan Klein & Alan J Poole, England.
Jennifer Opie, England.
Awards
2002 Setting Up Grant, Crafts Council
Prizes
2006 Coburg Glaspreis shortlisted
2005 Glass Sellers Award shortlisted
2003 Jerwood Applied Arts Prize shortlisted
1997 Young Glass 97 shortlisted
Publications
2007 New Glass Review 28.
2006 The Most Important Artists Working In Glass You’ve Never Heard of (Yet).
Glass Quarterly Magazine 103 p34-35.
New Glass Review 27.
2004 International Contemporary Glass Jennifer Hawkins Opie, V&A Publications.
2001 Storming Talent – Angela Jarman, This Side Up magazine 3/2001, p18 & p19.
1997 Young Glass Prize, Neues Glas magazine 2/97 p28.
Selected Exhibitions
2007 Four Decades of Glass Graduates from The Royal College of Art, Collect, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England.
The London Art Fair, Adrian Sassoon, London, England.
2006 Naturally Formed, Goss Gallery, Dallas, USA.
Reflections – A Decade of North Lands Creative Glass, Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.
3 Ways, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland.
V&A Showcase in Partnership with the Crafts Council, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England.
2005 Celebrating 30 Years Crafts Council Shop at the V&A, London, England.
Flower Power The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland.
ShowCase: Contemporary Art for the UK City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland.
21st Century British Glass Dan Klein Associates, Daniel Katz Limited, London, England.
2004 A Sense of Place Museo De Arte Vidrio De Alcorcon, Alcorcon, Spain.
Lustre: Contemporary British Glass Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle, England.
COLLECT Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England.
Jerwood Applied Arts 2003 Glass Crafts Council of Ireland, Kilkenny, Ireland.
Jerwood Applied Arts 2003 Glass Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea, Wales.
2003 Well Set Up Crafts Council Shop at the V&A, London, England.
Jerwood Applied Arts 2003 Glass Crafts Council Gallery, London, England.
Jerwood Applied Arts 2003 Glass York Art Gallery, York, England.
SOFA Chicago British Crafts Council, Chicago, USA.
Winter Collection Cowdy Gallery, Glos, England.
2002 SOFA Chicago British Crafts Council, Chicago, USA.
Showcase Crafts Council Shop at the V&A, London, England.
Seeking Light Cowdy Gallery, Glos, England.
2001 The Show Royal College of Art, London, England.
2 Person Show Centrum Goed Werk, Zulte, Belgium.
Lineart 2001 Brussels, Belgium.
1999 Une Collection De Verre Clara Scremini Gallery, Paris, France.
1998 Contemporary Decorative Arts Sothebys, London, England.
Glass UK: Inaugural Show National Glass Centre, Sunderland, England.
Glass UK City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland.
English Glass Gausling Gallery, Germany.
1997 Young Glass 97 Ebeltoft Glas Museum, Ebeltoft, Denmark.
Mixed Exhibition Clara Scremini Gallery, Paris, France.
1996 English Glass Galerie Rob Van Den Doel, The Hague, Holland
1995 The New Ice Age Mid Pennines Arts, Lancashire, England.
Ceramics and Glass Westbourne Gallery, London, England.
1994 New Designers Ruthin Craft Centre, Ruthin, Wales.
1993 Glass Metals Ceramics Butlers Wharf, London, England.
New Designers Business Design Centre, London, England.
Contemporary Design Fair Gabriel’s Wharf, London, England.