Creative Wales Award
12 month fellowship from Arts Council Wales
Wales Arts International- international travel bursary
Awarded Personal Chair by UWTSD.
Application, five professorial references and interview with Vice Chancellor Professor M. Hughes
Creative Wales Fellowship
Working with 3 and 5 axis water-jetting for creative purposes.
Swansea School of Glass - University of Wales Trinity St David, Swansea
MA Glass Programme Director
Senior Lecturer - Swansea School of Glass
University of Wales Trinity St David, Swansea.
Lecturing graduate level 4, 5 and 6 and postgraduate level 7 and 8 in Glass.
Lecturing postgraduate students level 7 on Design Masters.
Research supervisor for Glass and Design students
Design Mentor - Crafts Council, Ireland
Technology advisor for glass businesses in Ireland
Design Advisor - Institute of Sustainable Design
Business advice and for glass business in convergence Wales.
Organising funding talks from Arts Council Wales, NESTA, ADDO Emma Price Consultants and International Stained glass artists such Judith Schaechter USA
Visiting Lecturer - NCAD, Dublin
Visiting Lecturer - Hamk University, Finland
Lecturer - Swansea Metropolitan University
Teaching on HNC, BA and MA Glass programmes.
HNC Glass Programme Director
RCUK Academic Fellow in Glass - University of Sunderland
Teaching glass graduate and postgraduate level.
Consultant for glass projects with various national and international visiting artists and designers.
Research Assistant - University of Sunderland
Teaching graduate and postgraduates students glass techniques ranging from stained glass to water jet cutting. Teaching and consulting with various external stakeholders how to apply technology to their practice
RAE Fellowship - Harvard University, MIT,
Missouri Science &Technology University, Carbondale Illinois University and Alfred University USA
Lecturing various processes connected to my architectural glass practice.
Visiting Lecturer - Royal College of Art
Water Jet Consultant
Various artists including:
- Scott Chaseling (Aus)
- Chris Wight (UK)- various projects with Wedgewood and Royal Crown Derby
- Jacob Van de Beugel, (UK)- Chatsworth House Commission
- Richard Meitner (USA).
- Owen Johnson RCA (AUS)
Visiting Lecturer - University of Sunderland
Teaching European Funded courses in Stained Glass including glass painting and leading. Masterclass Leader in painting 2005. (ESF and ERDF funding)
Principal Assistant - Ronald Pennell
Teaching Professor Ronald Pennell architectural glass techniques including glass painting, enameling and decorative glass processes. Working on various International commissions including National UK touring exhibition- Modern Myths.
Technical Demonstrator - University of Wolverhampton
Teaching all aspects of architectural stained glass to graduate and postgraduate students. Other duties included general house keeping, ordering and maintenance of the architectural glass studio 1998 Summer School Masterclass leader teaching enameling and basic fusing processes
MA course Plymouth College of Art, degree award Open University
Crafts and Competition Committee Worshipful Company of Glaziers
Society of Glass Technologists Committee for New researchers forum
Interpreting Ceramics Journal
Craft Research Journal
Society of Glass Technologists Journal, International Journal of Materials and Product technology, WJTA, International Water jet Association and Craft Research Journal.
International Waterjet Conference Technical Committee
Stevens Competition 2015
Competition coordinator and brief for Stevens Competition 2015 with Worshipful 2014 Company of Glaziers
International Dylan Thomas Glass Competition 2014
Worldskills Stained Glass Competition
In collaboration with Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Cultural Skills. Coordinating competition build, design, procurement of equipment and mentoring of competitors’
Have a Go coordinator for FADE faculty.
UK Worldskills NEC Birmingham UK. Working with 7 schools to deliver workshops for school children.
Have a Go coordinator Worldskills Excel London UK.
Working with Proskills to deliver glass workshops for school children
Glass in Focus exhibition Crafts in the bay
Invited Judge with Andrew Renton Keeper of Art National Museum Wales;
Contemporary Glass Society UK
British Society of Master Glass Painters. UK
Glass Art Society USA
Cohesion Glass Network. UK
College Arts Association USA
Water Jet Technology Association USA
Cane. K. ‘Drawing and Making’ Bloomsbury London pp.199-201
Davies. P ed. 'Glass North East'
Watkins-Baker. H ‘Kiln Formed Glass’ Crowood Press. Marlborough.
Synthesis of water jet cutting with hot glass for making murine
Joint Paper: V. Cutler, S. Doolan (UWTSD) and Owen Johnson RCA
International Waterjetting Conference. Haarlem, Holland
Interpretation of intricate drawing into actual objects
WaterJet Technology Association (WJTA) and IMCA Conference Houston, Texas USA
Controlled-depth surface-abrasion for parquetry in glass.
20th International Conference on Waterjetting. BHR Group, Cranfield.
The relationship of combining technology and craft.
Creativity and innovation Symposium University of Wolverhampton
Investigation of 5 axis cutting, creative application with particular reference to glass
WJTA and IMCA Conference Houston, Texas USA
An investigation into the creative uses of water jet and the difficulties encountered through the development of personal artwork and artworks for other artists working with glass
19th International Conference on Water jetting. Poland. (Winner of best paper) ISBN
On the shoulders of the engineer, Art and technology its influence and effect
Glass and conservation Portugal
V (2011) American Glass Society. Newsletter Feb/March 2011. Volume 22 issue 1
V (2011) Contemporary Glass Society newsletter issue 39/March
Selected Public Art Commissions
Albert Road Landmark, Portsmouth. Collaboration with Cate Watkinson Associates
Private residence London
Private residence Cincinnati USA
Baltic Business Park, Gateshead, collaboration with Cate Watkinson, Baltic Butterfly seating
Robert Minkoff Foundation Symposium: Technology and glass education
1+1 Symposium Architectural Glass. Lithuania
International Water jetting Conference. Haarlem, Holland.
America Water Jet Association (WJTA)Texas USA
National College of Art and Design Dublin. Ireland
2nd International Glass Symposium. University of Sunderland UK
British Society of Scientific Glassblowers Symposium. Southampton UK
42ND Glass Art Society Conference, Toledo. Ohio. USA
European Ceramics in Context. Bornholm. Denmark
41st Glass Art Society conference, Seattle USA ISBN 0278-9426 pp.55-57
Interchanges: Craft in context Symposium. NCAD. Dublin
Creativity and Innovation. Wolverhampton University.UK. ISBN 978-0-9560204-3-7
International water jet conference Graz. Austria
Glass Biennale, Stourbridge. UK
WJTA Conference, Houston Texas. USA
Research conference. University of Sunderland. UK
Invited speaker Alfred University USA
Lecture University Illinois. Carbondale USA
Lecture to architecture students Harvard University USA
Teaching at Rolla University. Missouri. USA
WJTA Conference Houston Texas USA
Atoms to Art, London University College. London. UK
Parallel Connections Research Conference. Sunderland.UK
Society of Glass Technologists Conference. Sunderland. UK
Selected Article Citations, Prizes and Residencies
- Invited Judge Glass in Focus 2015, Cardiff.Wales
- New Glass Review 36 2015. p.88
- New Ceramics Review 2011
- SOFA 2009 @ ‘Regarding BIGG’ p.36-41.
- Crafts arts International No. 80 p.67-69
- New Glass 30 Summer 2009
- Made issue 3 p.36 ISSN1753-297
- Neues Glas (3/07)pp.83,85
- Crafts. Issue 199 March 2006.
- International Crafts Arts No. 68 p.104.
- International Crafts Arts No. 68 ‘Interactive Luminance’ Dan Klein p.22-27.
- Neuse Glas Winter 2006 (4/06) p.17
3rd International Triennial Silicate Arts 2nd Prize
Artist of the month on Axis selected by Martin Ellis Curator of Applied Art Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery UK.
Awarded stipend to BIGG, Ohio
TGK Competition Germany
Wheaton Arts Residency
Rolla University Residency
Invited artist Duns Scotland Pauline Betteridge Studio
Honorary mention Jutta Cuny Award
IX International Glass Symposium at Crystallex Novy Bor, Czech Republic,
Glass Sellers Prize
Arts Council Funding to develop work.
Strategic Innovation Partnership (SIP) Meyers Machining Company Cincinnati USA
SIP Bullseye Glass Company Portland Oregon USA
SIP Omax water jet machine manufacturer. Kent Washington USA
Jacob van de Beugel (Chatsworth House Commission)
Architects –Livingstone Edinburgh
Cate Watkinson Associates on Technology Strategy Board funded project
Consultant Stansted House Chapel Working with Conservation expert Mark Bambrough, Scottish Glass Studios, Glasgow.
Chris Wight Ceramic artist
Craft art vol. 82 pp.66-70 and Ceramics Review September 2014
Rochester Glass Technologies Rochester USA
Available upon request.