Curriculum Vitae

Education

2008 - 2010
MA in Contemporary Crafts, Glass - University for the Creative Arts, Farnham, UK

Awards

Gold Award Winner, Glass - 2014, Craft & Design Selected National Awards

Silver Award Winner, Glass - 2009 Craft&Design Selected National Awards

Work Experience

2003 - present
London Glassblowing Workshop, UK
2006 & 2008
Masterclasses with Rik and Shelley Muzylowski Allen, Seattle, USA

Professional Memberships

2014 -
Society of Designer Craftsmen, UK
2006 - 2015
Glass Art Society, USA
2005 - 2015
Contemporary Glass Society, UK

Public Collections

“Olympic Baton” - Bradfield House Glass Museum, Stourbridge, UK
“Horned vessel” - Turner Museum of Glass, Sheffield, UK

Exhibitions

2016

"Black to White and Back Again"
CGS exhibition, Gallery at London Glassblowing, London, UK

"40th Anniversary show"
Gallery at London Glassblowing, London, UK

2015

"Collect"
Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

"Art Expo"
Pier 94, New York, USA

"SOFA"
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, USA

Peter Layton &Team, Sayle Gallery Isle of Man, UK

Peter Layton &Team, Leon Salet Gallery, Maastricht, Holland

2014

“Collect”
Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

“Art Expo”
Pier 94, New York, USA

“SOFA”
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, USA

2013

“Affordable Art Fair”
Steam Gallery, Battersea, London

“Art in Action”
Waterperry, Oxfordshire, UK

“Coalesce”
The London Glassblowing Gallery, London

“Art Palm Beach”
Mattson's Fine Art, Chicago, USA

2012
“SOFA”
Mattson’s Fine Art, Chicago, USA.

“Art in Action”
Waterperry, Oxfordshire, UK.

“Silent Auction”
The London Glassblowing Gallery, London.

“Past & Present”
The London Glassblowing Gallery, London.

“Glass Games”
The Gallery In Redchurch Street, London.

“Burning Fat and Mirror To Discovery”
The National Glass Centre, Sunderland.

“Games”
A glass panel exhibition at the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea.

“Grass Games”
Parndon Mill, Harlow, Essex.

“Snakes & Ladders”
Belfry Arts Centre, Overstrand, Norfolk.

“Medallions”
The Ruskin Glass Centre, Amblecote.

“Glass Games”
Give and Take Conference plus Cultural Exchange Exhibition North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster.

2011

"Craft&Design Selected Awards: Winners Exhibition”
Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold, UK

"Highlights of A Lifetime: Spring Open House & Sale"
The Gallery At London Glassblowing, London, UK

"SOFA"
Mattson’s Fine Art, New York, Chicago and Santa Fe, USA

"4th International Glass Festival
Luxembourg

2010

“BLAST 2010”
Zest Gallery, London, UK

“Africa”
Obsidian Gallery, Stoke Mandeville, UK

“Summer Showcase”
Society of Designer Craftsman Gallery, London, UK

“Remarkable Glass”
Association of Applied Arts Gallery, London, UK

“Surface Pattern”
CGS online exhibition, UK

“Heavenly Scent”
Glass Art Gallery, London, UK

“Featured Artist”
Forest Arts Centre, UK

“Affordable Art Fair”
Cohesion, London, UK

“Spring Open Week”
Glass Art Gallery, London, UK

“Art in Action”
Oxford, UK

“ReCollect”
London, UK

“Group Show”
Biscuit Factory, UK

“SOFA New York”
Z est Gallery, New York, USA

“SOFA Santa Fe”
Mattson’s Fine Art, Santa Fe, USA

“SOFA Chicago”
Mattson’s Fine Art, Chicago, USA

“African Light”
Edge Glass Art Gallery, Cape Town, RSA

2009

"Group show"
Arte Moda, Leon Salet. Maastricht, Holland

"SOFA Chicago"
Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Chicago, USA

"GlassHaus IV"
Parndon Mill, Harlow, Essex, UK

“SOFA NY”
Group show with Zest Gallery, NY, USA

“Melting Point”
Group show at Pyramid Gallery, York, UK

“Reflexivity”
Group show at Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge, UK

“Affordable Art Fair”
Group show with Cohesion, London, UK

2008

"Bright & Beautiful"
Angela Mellor Gallery, Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK

"GlassHaus III"
Parndon Mill, Harlow , Essex, UK

"Temptations"
Cupola Gallery, Sheffield, UK

"Amazing Animals"
The WOW! Gallery ,  Dorking, UK

"Handmade 08"
Chelsea Old Town Hall, London, UK

"Art of Glass"
St Ives Society of Artists, St Ives, UK

"Urban Glass Auction"
New York, USA

"Art in Action"
Waterperry, Oxfordshire, UK

2007

"Peter Layton and Friends"
World of Glass, Merseyside
Hub Centre, Lincolnshire
National Glass Centre, Sunderland
CCAA Gallery, Cologne, Germany
Delamore Gallery, Devon, UK

"Art in Action, Best of the Best"
Waterperry, Oxfordshire, UK

"Boats"
Edge Glass Art Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

"Glass Now auction"
National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia, USA

"GlassHausII"
Parndon Mill, UK

2006

"The Art Glass Vessel", Edge Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

"Objects of Desire"
Chapel Gallery, Lancashire, UK

"International Glass Art Fair"
Leerdam, Holland

"British Glass Biennale"
Stourbridge, UK

"Summer Show"
Obsidian Gallery, Stoke Mandeville, UK

"Spring Show"
Obsidian Gallery, Stoke Mandeville, UK

"Peter Layton and Friends"
Church Gallery, Devon, UK
Candover Gallery, Arlesbury, UK
Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, UK
World of Glass, St Helens, UK
Hub, Lincolshire, UK
National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK

"Group show"
Chapel Gallery, Bedford, UK

"Tangents"
Glass Art Gallery, London, UK

2005

"Glass Trail"
Kew, UK

Press

2016

Craft & Design, May / June 2016

2015

"Quit your job, become... a glassblower!"
Time Out, Sept 2015

2014

"Bruce Marks"
Craft & Design Magazine, Sept/Oct 2014

"VETRO: Exploring the Venetian Influence"
Craft Arts International No.92, 2014

2010

“Remarkable Glass”
Crafts Magazine, May 2010

“Galleries coming up...”
Craft and Design, Sept 2010

“A thing of Beauty”
Mail and Guardian, Cape Edition, June 2010

2009

“New member profiles”
Cohesion Newsletter, February 2009

2008

“Inside the artist studio”
The South African, Dec 2008

“The last word in Craft & Design”
Craftsman, July-Aug 2008

2006

“London Glassblowing Workshop - a celebration”
Neues Glas, Germany, Nov 2006

“Pic of the Week”
The Times, The Knowledge, UK,19-25 August 2006

“Masters of Modern Glass”
Evening Standard, UK, 23rd August 2006

“Events”
Craftsman, UK, June 2006

“Peter Layton and Friends - book celebrating London Glassblowing”

“London Glassblowing”
Live in London, UK, June 2006

“Celebrating Glass at its best”
Devon Today, UK, Apr 2006

“Reflecting on the Beauty of Glass"
Art in Devon, UK, Apr 2006

"Tangents Catalogue”
London, UK, February 2006

“And round about…”
The Glass Cone, issue 74, UK, Feb 2006

“Colourful International Artists”
Art Times, South Africa, 2006

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