Biography: Iwao Matsushima

Iwao Matsushima

Iwao Matsushima is a lecturer at the Toyama City Institute of Glass Art and a faculty member at Okayama University, both in Japan. He taught himself the ancient art of core forming, and his work has been exhibited in museums and shows worldwide. His demonstration at the Glass Art Society conference and his subsequent course at The Studio in the summer of 2001 were very popular.