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Studio Faculty Presentation

The Studio
February 9, 2016 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Studio Faculty Presentation featuring Mark Matthews, Eli Schwartz, Mark Ditzler, and Gayla Lee

This week features Mark Matthews, Eli Schwartz, Mark Ditzler, and Gayla Lee in the Studio Faculty Presentations series.

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

Mark Ditzler
Mark Ditzler, a Seattle-based artist specializing in kiln-fired glass for art and architecture, has taught classes around the world, including The Studio in Corning. He has degrees in fine art and industrial design, and his work is regularly...
Gayla Lee
Gayla Lee has been working in glass for 12 years. She apprenticed with Baltimore glassblower Anthony Corradetti and has taken many glassblowing and kiln-forming classes at The Studio. Lee was The Studio's artist-in-residence in May of 2010. She...
Mark Matthews
Mark Matthews has become internationally recognized for his mastery of the glass sphere. He began handling molten glass for aesthetic purposes in 1974 while studying with Henry Halem at Kent State University. The sphere, with its minimal physicality...
Eiljah Schwartz
Elijah Schwartz is from a family of glassblowers and artisans. He has displayed and published his work since he was 15, and has mastered a variety of techniques during the past 20 years.