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Studio Faculty Presentations

The Studio
January 8, 2013 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Skyriver, Kim, Trabucco, and Gudenrath

This week features William Gudenrath, Ki-Ra Kim, Raven Skyriver, and Victor Trabucco.

Hear from some of the best-known glassmakers in the world, through free, informal public lectures by Studio faculty, every Tuesday night throughout the winter class sessions.

Meet the Presenters

William Gudenrath
Resident Advisor
William Gudenrath is a glassblower, scholar, lecturer, and teacher.  He is an authority on historical hot glassworking techniques from ancient Egypt through the Renaissance, and has presented lectures and demonstrations throughout the world....
Ki-Ra Kim
Ki-Ra Kim was instrumental in introducing the Studio Glass movement to Korea. She holds B.F.A. and M.A.E degrees in glass from the Rhode Island School of Design, and is currently a professor in the glass art and design program at Kookmin University...
Raven Skyriver - International Museum of Glass Residency 2012 (Photo Credit Ken Emily)
Raven Skyriver started blowing glass in high school. His mentor, Lark Dalton, taught him the basics of traditional Venetian glass, as well as how to build equipment. With this knowledge, Skyriver built his studio. Soon thereafter, he had the...
Victor Trabucco
Victor Trabucco began working with glass in 1974 after seeing a flameworker make a sculpture. He knew this was what he wanted to do for his life’s work. Trabucco says that “Glass is the ultimate challenge; it has properties of no other material and...