Angus M Powers  
Chair of Sculpture, Area Head Glass
Associate Professor of Glass
NYSCC @ Alfred University
2 Pine Street, Alfred NY 14802

anguspowers@alfred.edu

 

EDUCATION

 

Tyler School of Art at Temple University, Elkins Park, PA   

Master of Fine Art  2002

 

New York State College of Ceramics, School of Art and Design at Alfred University Alfred, NY

Bachelor of Fine Arts 2000

 

Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA    

Czechoslovakian Team Working Class 1999

 

 

TEACHING AND WORKSHOPS

 

New York State College of Ceramics, School of Art and Design at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Associate Professor Glass, Glass Area Head, Chair of Sculpture

Division of Sculpture and Dimensional Studies 2005-present

 

Experimental Goblet Workshop

International Summer Academy and the Bild-Werk

Frauenau Germany

2 1/2 week studio intensive

 

Gent Glass Goblet Workshops and Friday Night Live Artist

Ghent Belgium

 

Haystack Mountain School of Craft, Deer Isle, ME

Experimental Goblet Workshop
2 week studio intensive 2012

 

Institut für Künstlerische Keramik und Glas

University of applied Science in KOBLENZ, Germany

Visiting Professor 2010

 

The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY

Experimental Goblet Workshop
2 week studio intensive 2009

 

Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA                 

Adjunct Professor, Sculpture Department

Development and teaching of Glassblowing and Glass Sculpture course through the use of The Crefeld School Glass Works facility 2003-5

 

Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA                 

Adjunct Professor, Glass Department, Foundations 2003-5

 

Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA                  

Instructor, Summer Glass Class 2002

 

Hot Soup Glassblowing Studio and Gallery, Philadelphia, PA  

Staff Instructor 2001-5

                 

The Crefeld School Chestnut Hill, PA    

Participated in workshops with the Philadelphia School for the Deaf, Philadelphia, PA 

Glassblowing Instructor 2003-5

 

Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA                  

Instructor, Summer Glass Class 2005

 

Buck’s Rock Creative Arts Camp, New Milford, CT    

Glassblowing Instructor 2000

 

 

PROFESSIONAL  EXPERIENCE AND SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

Glass Art Society International Conference, Corning NY,

Artistic Co-Chair 2015-16                 

 

Juror for New Glass Review, international publication

Corning Museum of Glass 2014

 

Glass Art Society International Conference, Chicago, Il

Demonstrator 2014

 

Glass Art Society International Conference, Toledo, OH

Demonstrator 2012

 

Visiting Artist, Illinois State University

Lecturer/ Workshop 2011

 

Visiting Artist, Harrisburg Area Community College

Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop 2009

 

Visiting Artist, Danish Design School, Copenhagen

Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop 2009

 

Goggle Works Arts Center, Reading, PA                 

Demonstrator 2008

 

Glass Art Society International Conference, Pittsburg, PA                 

Demonstrator 2007                                   

 

Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia PA

Visiting Artist 2007

 

Goggle Works Arts Center, Reading, PA  

Visiting Artist 2006

 

Washington University, Saint Louis, MO                 

Visiting Lecturer 2004                 

 

Babbitt Manufacturing, Vineland, NJ     

Sheet metal fabricator 2004

 

Doug Ohm Equipment, Millville, NJ     

Glass Studio Equipment Builder 2003

 

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA                  

Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop with Jon Clark 2003

 

Bucks County Community College, Bucks County, PA                  

Visiting Lecturer 2003

 

Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA     

Glass Shop Technician 2001

 

 

AWARDS/PUBLICATIONS

 

Invited sole Juror, 2nd Annual Glass National, Workhouse Arts Center, VA

 

Glass Fashion Show Book 2 page spread

Author Laura Donefer with Glass Art Society and Corning Museum of Glass

 

Images of personal work published in “The Gather” a member’s magazine

Corning Museum of Glass

 

Glass Art Magazine 5 page article, September Issue

“Working Greener, Angus Powers, Resurrecting the Roman Furnace”

 

NEW GLASS REVIEW Juror

Juror statement in New Glass Review magazine  #36

Corning Museum of Glass

 

Excellence in Teaching Award, Alfred University 2014

 

Glass: A Juried Art Show Catalog

Presented by: Minnetrista with the Marilyn K. Glick Center for Glass at Ball State University. 2012

 

Fifty by Fifty show catalog: Fifty glass artist representing the 50 years of the studio glass movement

Muskegon Museum of Art 2012
 

 Excellence in Teaching Award, Alfred University 2012

 

Breaking Ground: A Century of Craft Art in Western New York

Barbara Lovenheim, Hardcover, 156 pages, Hudson Hills Press LLC 2011

 

New Glass Review, Selection for international publication

Corning Museum of Glass 2012

 

Contemporary Glass, Artwork and profile featured in book

Black Dog Publishing, London, UK 2008

 

Excellence in Teaching Award, Alfred University 2008

 

Artist in the Community Grant, Cattaraugus County Arts Council funding to execute a public arts commission, funded by NYSCA 2008

 

New Glass Review, Selection for international publication

Corning Museum of Glass 2008

 

New Glass Review, Selection for international publication

Corning Museum of Glass 2007

 

New Glass Review, Selection for international publication

Corning Museum of Glass 2006

 

Glass Art Society International Conference

Emerging Artist Award, International Juried Competition

Presentation given at the 2004 G.A.S. conference in New Orleans, LA 2003

 

Creative Glass Center of America Fellowship

Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ  

International Juried Three month creative fellowship 2003