Ben Dombey Glass

Résumé

Ben Dombey
+1-734-395-0589

Education

  1. 2012 MFA, School for American Crafts, Glass, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
  2. 2008 BFA, Glass Sculpture, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  3. 2008 BA, Economics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

Professional Experience

  1. 2013 Demonstrating Artist, Roman Furnace Project, Provincial Archeological Museum, Zottegem, Belgium
  2. 2012 Assistant for James Vella, Vella Vetro Art Glass, New Orleans, LA
  3. 2011 Assistant for Robin Cass, RIT, Rochester, NY
  4. 2010–12 Assistant for Michael Rogers, RIT, Rochester, NY
  5. 2010–11 Assistant for David Schnuckel, RIT, Rochester, NY
  6. 2009, 2010 Demonstrating Aritst, N.O.C.G.I., New Orleans, LA
  7. 2008 Assistant for Ian Kessler Gowell, The EnergyXchange, Burnsville, NC
  8. 2008 Assistant for Angus Powers, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
  9. 2008 Assistant for Scott Darlington, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
  10. 2008–09 Assistant for Rich Schnieder, N.O.C.G.I, New Orleans, LA
  11. 2007–09 Assistant for Steven Dee Edwards, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
  12. 2007–09 Assistant for Carlos Zervigon, N.O.C.G.I., New Orleans, LA
  13. 2006–08 Employee, Wet Dog Glass, Eddie Bernard, New Orleans, LA
  14. 2006–07 Assistant for Gene Koss, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  15. 2005 Assistant for Barbara Sanderson, Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA

Teaching Experience

  1. 2013 Instructor, Beginning Glassblowing, The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  2. 2012 Studio Assistant, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, Michael Rogers and Richard Mietner
  3. 2012 Teachers Assistant, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA, Clare Belfrage
  4. 2012 Instructor, Beginning Glassblowing, The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  5. 2011 Teachers Assistant, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland, Michael Rogers
  6. 2010–12 Graduate Assistant, Glass-School for American Crafts, Rochester Institute for Technology, Rochester, NY
  7. 2009, ’11, ’13 Teachers Assistant, The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, William Gudenrath
  8. 2008, 2009 Teachers Assistant, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, Steven Dee Edwards
  9. 2009 Instructor, Beginning Glassblowing, N.O.C.G.I., New Orleans, LA
  10. 2008 Instructor, Beadmaking, New Orleans School of Glassworks, New Orleans, LA
  11. 2008 Studio Assistant, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, Eddie Bernard and Nadine Saylor
  12. 2007 Instructor, Beginning Glassblowing, New Orleans School of Glassworks, New Orleans, LA
  13. 2005–08 Teachers Assistant, Tulane University, New Orleans LA, Gene Koss and Megan Hillerud

Group Exhibitions

  1. 2012 Schweinforth Memorial Art Center, “Made in New York”
  2. 2012 Invitational, Gallery R, Rochester NY, “CIAS Invitational”
  3. 2011 Invitational, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY, “Honors Fine Craft Show”
  4. 2010 Invitational, Hudson Beach Glass, Philadelphia, PA, “Goblet Show”
  5. 2010 Invitational, Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA, “Frolic”
  6. 2009 Invitational, St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA, “Material Connections”
  7. 2008 Carroll Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, “Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition”
  8. 2006, 2007 Carroll Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, “Undergraduate Juried Show”
  9. 2006 Invitational, Glass Art Society Conference, St. Louis, MO, “Glass from Six Feet Under”

Awards/ Contributions/ Publications

  1. 2013 Scholarship, Advanced Venetian Glassblowing, Davide Fuin, The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  2. 2010 GAS News, Volume 21, Issue 5, “Mirror Your Glass” by Eddie Bernard
  3. 2010 Assistant Manager, Fundraiser for RIT Glass Department and Women’s Council, Rochester, NY
  4. 2009 Panel Speaker, The Business Model of the Cultural Entrepreneur, Louisiana Cultural Economy Summit, New Orleans, LA
  5. 2009 Scholarship, Blowing and Sculpting, Martin Janecky, The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  6. 2007 Ronald Katz Memorial Award, Excellence in Glass Sculpture, Tulane Art Department, New Orleans, LA
  7. 2006 Best 3-Dimensional Work, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, “Undergraduate Juried Show”

Workshops Attended

  1. 2013 The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  2. Advanced Venetian Glassblowing, Instructor: Davide Fuin
  3. 2010 Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  4. Goblet Exploration, Instructor: Jeff Mack
  5. 2009 The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  6. Blowing and Sculpting, Instructor: Martin Janecky
  7. 2009 The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
  8. Great Venetian Glassblowing, Instructor: Elio Quarisa
  9. 2008 Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  10. Pushing the Bubble, Instructors: Janusz Pozniak, Dave Walters
  11. 2008 Alfred University, Alfred, NY
  12. Technical Glass Sculpting, Instructor: Angus Powers
  13. 2007 Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  14. Advanced Glassblowing, Instructor: Dante Marioni
  15. 2007 The Glass Furnace, Istanbul, Turkey
  16. Advanced Sculpting, Instructor: Richard Jolley
  17. 2006 Scuola Bubacco, Murano, Italy
  18. Figurative Lampworking, Instructor: Lucio Bubacco