Jamie Wilson Goodyear originally of Gander, Newfoundland, Canada,
received a Bachelor of Fine Arts, studio arts, from NSCAD University,
Halifax, in 1996. He then lived and worked in Montréal for 13 years.
He first came to glass, with stained glass, in 2001 and in the same
year he set up his own stained glass studio. After a life changing
trip, in France and Spain during 2006, he started studying glass in a
determined way. He earned his technical diploma in fine craft, studio
glass, from Espace Verre, Montréal, in May 2009. In October 2011 he completed the Master of Art and Glass Science at
Universidade Nova de Lisboa. He has exhibited in Newfoundland,
Nova Scotia, Québec, New York and Portugal as well as curating
exhibitions in St. John’s, Halifax and Montréal.