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The Journal of the Glass Art Society


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(Scroll below for the lists of presenters for the past 5 conferences)


List of Conference Presenters

2010 LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY  (will be available March 2011) names in blue have an article in the Journal

MAJOR LECTURES
Keynote (Bill Samuels Jr.); Lifetime Achievement (Mark Peiser); Lifetime Membership (Tom Philabaum); Labino (Stephen Tucker); Strattman (Peter Morrin); Willson (Corban Walker)
LECTURES
Arlon Bayliss, Michael T. Bell, Christine Bird-Jones, Courtney Boyd, Lindsay Capps & Christina Ryan, Fritz Dreisbach, John Drury, David Fox, Richard Jolley, Stephen Knapp, Jessica Lloyd-Jones, Patrick Martin, Tom Moore, Anday Paiko, Thomas Ryder, Judith Schaechter, Robert Stephan, Max Stewart, Kenneth von Roenn, Jr.
PANELS
- "Artistic Vision in Industry, Design, and Manufacturing" (Fred diFrenzi, Ursula Vourvoulis, Jon Wolfe)
- "Glass Studio as Energy Source" (Eddie Bernard, Charlie Correll, Jim Gosnell, Douglas Ohm)
- "How Many Skills Do You Need to Survive?" (Richard Yelle, Geoff Isles, Pike Powers, Durk Valkema)
- "Should the term "Glass Artist" be abolished?" (Andrew Page, Jim Butler, Judith Schaechter, Walter Zimmerman)
- "Sustaining a Studio: Hotshop" (Jeremy Lepisto, Benjamin Edols, Tommie Rush, Lynn Read)
HOT DEMOS
Oben Abright & McKinley Moore, Devyn Baron & Amy Pender, James Breed, Matthew Cummings, Scott Darlington, Benjamin Edols, Casey Hyland, Martin Janecky, Richard Jolley, Shelley Muzylowski-Allen, Martie Negri & Robert Panepinto, Stephen Rolfe Powell, Ché Rhodes, Amy Rueffert, Michael Schunke, Boyd Sugiki, Lino Tagliapietra, David Walters, Brook White Jr.
FLAME / NEON DEMOS
Eunsuh Choi, Matthew Eskuche, Kaori Koike, Roger Parramore, Mark Payton, Mike Shelbo, Steve Sizelove, Paul Stankard, Loren Stump, Marc VandenBerg, David Willis
LEC-MO'S
Ralph Carter, Rene Culler, Benjamin Edols, John Groth, Mark Hall, Carmen Vetter, Kenneth von Roenn Jr., Jeffrey Wallin, Vaz Zastera

2009 CORNING, NEW YORK  names in blue have an article in the Journal

MAJOR LECTURES
Keynote (Tim Macfarlane); Lifetime Achievement (Marvin Lipofsky); Lifetime Membership (John Leighton); Labino (Adam Ellison); Strattman (Bruce Metcalf); Willson (Pat Oleszko)
LECTURES
Lu Chi John Chiles & Sam Stang, Charlie Correll, Stephen Edwards, Erwin Eisch, Donald Friedlich, Irene Frolic, Shinsaku Fukutaka, (Shinsaku Fukutaka, Vesa Kattelus, Katriina Nuutinen, Tuomas Rossi & Satoshi Yoshida), Ron Gavigan, Chad Holliday, Jesse Kohl, Stephen Koob, Helen Lee, Kazushi Nakada, Mark Naylor, Jung Sun Oh, Jackie Pancari, Keith Seybert, Suzannah Vaughan, Bohyun Yoon
PANELS
- "A Glimps at the Past of Centemporary Glass: Corning's 1959 and 1979 Exhibitions, the Toledo Glass Nationals, and Other Landmark Shows" (Tina Oldknow, Thomas Buechner, Jutta-Annette Page, Paul Smith, William Warmus)
- "A Survey of Public Glass Studios" (Michelle Bufano, Ann Jakle, Brian Kibler, Heather McElwee)
- "Energy and Atmosphere" (Eddie Bernard, Terrill Jenkins, Pablo Soto)
- "Glass: Ephemera: Object Exploring virtual/actual objects outside the bubble" (Rika Hawes, Angus Powers, Jocelyne Prince)
- "Murano Glass: A Global Future" (Domenico Cavallaro, Riccardo Ferro, Davide Salvadore, Marco Salvadore)
HOT DEMOS
(Sarah Gilbert, Jessica Jane Julius, Erica Rosenfeld & Maret Sarapu), Bill Gudenrath & David Whitehouse, Jeff Mack, Eric Meek, Kazushi Nakada, Marc Petrovic, Elio Quarisa, Michael Rogers, Davide Salvadore, Nadine Saylor, Rob Scavuzzo, Edward Schmid, Josh Simpson, David Wilson, Carlos Zervigon, Jeff Zimmerman
FLAME / NEON DEMOS
Eric Caster, Vittorio Costantini, Matthew Eskuche, Jin Won Han, Lucie Kovarova-Wier, Ben Livingston, Christopher McElroy, Robert Mickelsen, Cesare Toffolo, Gianni Toso
COLDWORKING / ENGRAVING DEMOS
Max Erlacheer, Riccardo Ferro, Jìrí Harcuba, Eric Hilton, Peter Houk, Martin Rosol, Denise Stillwaggon Leone, Takeo Takemasa
LEC-MO'S
Alex Bernstein, Martha Croasdale, Steve De Martino, Jim Dennison & Leanne Williams, Nomoda "Cedi" Djaba, Kimiake & Shin-ichi Higuchi, Taliaferro Jones, Janet Kelman, Dan Mehlman


2008 PORTLAND, OREGON  names in blue have an article in the Journal

MAJOR LECTURES
Keynote (Chris Van Dyke); Lifetime Achievement (Henry Halem); Lifetime Membership (Laura Donefer); Labino (Dr Roger Ely); Strattman (Mark L Johnson); Willson (Ed Carpenter)
LECTURES
Mark Abildgaard, Sean Albert, Scott Benefield, Frederick Birkhill, Jane Bruce, Joseph Cavalieri, Bill Concannon, Barbara Jane Cowie, Einar & Jamex de la Torre, Beth Hylen, Kazumi Ikemoto, Taliaferro Jones, Jessica Jane Julius, Bill Klingensmith, Silvia Levenson, Cork Marcheschi, Merrily Orsini, Lillian Pitt, Clifford Rainey, Kirstie Rea, Kait Rhoads, Ted Sawyer, Blanche Tilden, Paul Trautman, Kristiina Uslar, Mary Van Cline, Richard Whiteley
PANELS
- "Collecting" (Dan Klein, Sandy Benjamin, Tina Oldknow, Bonnie Serkin, Susan Steinhauser)
- "Computers: Beyond Design" (Patrick Collentine, Tina Aufiero, Cork Marcheschi, James Nowak)
- "The Artist/Gallery Relationship: Have We Got it Right?" (Anna Grigson, Dan Klein, Annie Porter, Ruth Summers)
- "The Glass is Greener" (Eddie Bernard, Tracy Kirchmann, Andi Kovel, Stanley Selengut, Christian Thornton)
HOT DEMOS
Giles Bettison, Nancy Callan, Elin Christopherson, Seth Fairweather, Katherine Gray, Museum of Glass Hot Shop Team, Richard Marquis, John Miller, Klaus Moje, Karen Willenbrink-Johnsen, Hiroshi Yamano
FLAME / NEON DEMOS
Diego Bottacin, Marcel Braun, Lucio Bubacco, Morgan Crook & Jacob Fishman, Paul DeMarco, Kathleen Elliot, Eric Franklin, Brian Kerkvliet, Masami Koda, Mark Lammi, James Minson, Sally Prasch
LEC-MO'S
Cobi Cockburn, Steve Klein, Susan Longini, Jessica Loughlin, Paul Marioni, Catherine Newell, Tom Prochaska, Ethan Stern, Helen Stokes, April Surgent, Cappy Thompson

2007 PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA  names in blue have an article in the Journal

MAJOR LECTURES
Keynote (William E. Strickland Jr.); Lifetime Achievement (Jìrí Harcuba); Lifetime Membership (Michael Rogers); Labino (Michael Greenman); Strattman (Maria Porges); Willson (Keith Sonnier)
LECTURES
Warren Carther, Bruce Chao, Nicole Chesney, Róisín de Buitléar, Steven Durow, Tom Farbanish, Lanse Fero, Michael Flechtner, Rudy Gritsch, Jin Won Han, Kimberly Harty, Toshio Iezumi, Anne Madarasz, Kazuko Mitsushima, Michiko Miyake, Sarah Nichols, Therman Statom, Kelly Stevelt Kaser, Wayne Strattman, Per B. Sundberg, Ana Thiel, Sylvie Vandenhoucke
PANELS
- "Bio Glass - Green Studios Benefitting Artists and the Environment" (Hugh Jenkins, Lori Beck, Julie Conway, James Ronner)
- "Capitalizing on Resources and Building Green" (Anne Chen, Chris Clarke, Brian Frus, Kevin Gannon, Mark Gibeau)
- "Community Resurgence: Making Sense of Place" (Kathleen Mulcahy, Ron Desmett, Deborah Hosking, Randy Kovitz)
- "Implications of Transforming the Figure into Glass" (Lucy Lyon, Hank Adams, Judy Hill, Tina Oldknow, Clifford Rainey)
HOT DEMOS
Cathy Chase, John Choi & Katrina Creyts, John de Wit, Joon Yong Kim, Beth Lipman, Dante Marioni, Angus Powers, Davide Salvadore, Peter Secrest, Magan Stevens
FLAME / NEON DEMOS
Alex Arbell, Julie Anne Denton, Michael Flechtner, Caitlin Hyde, Yuri Ishida, Edward Kirshner, Michael Mangiafico, Milissa Montini, Thomas Muller-Litz, Andrea Penzo, Jill Reynolds, Rex Trimm, Thomas Wendler
KILN / COLD DEMOS
Pat Bako, Miriam Di Fiore, Jìrí Harcuba, Jiyong Lee, Walter Lieberman, Bruno Romanelli, Layla Walter


2006 ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI  names in blue have an article in the Journal

MAJOR LECTURES
Keynote (Sidney Goldstein); Lifetime Achievement (Ann Robinson); Lifetime Membership (Penny Berk); Labino (Delbert Day); Strattman (Janet Koplos); Willson (Nick Cave)
LECTURES
Doreen Balabanoff, Megan Biddle, Christiane Budig, David Chatt, Daniel Clayman, John Drury, Tommy Olof Elder, Henry Grimmett & Ed King, Marian Karel, John Lewis, Karen Mulder, Tina Oldknow, Flo Perkins, Pike Powers, Sam Stang, Michael Taylor, Brynhildur Thorgeirsdottir, Fred Tschida, Tim Wagner, Dana Zámecníková, Mark Zirpel
PANELS
- "Fueling the Habit" (David Levi, Douglas Auer, Steve Stadelman)
- "Glass Education: A Gateway to Success or Failure?" (Henry Halem, Alison Chism, John Leighton, Caroline Madden, John Miller)
- "Myth of the Burner" (Sally Prasch, Suellen Fowler, Janis Miltenberger, Roger Parramore, Loren Stump)
- "The Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF), The Insurance Show" (Cornelia Carey, Gerald Haessig, David Kotary, Craig Nutt, James Vella)
HOT DEMOS
Hank Adams, Sam Drumgoole, Ruth King, Sabrina Knowles & Jenny Pohlman, David Levi & Sam Stang, Flo Perkins with Chuck Lopez, Nick Davis & Charlotte Potter, Charles Lowrie, Petr Novotny, Ché Rhodes, Takeshi Tsujino, Randy Walker, David Walters
FLAME / NEON DEMOS
Bennett Battaile, Mauro Bonaventura, Eric Goldschmidt, Andre Gutgesell, Kazuyo Hashimoto, Carmen Lozar, Elizabeth Mears, Loren Stump
KILN / COLD / PAINTING / OTHER DEMOS
Judy Hill, Deborah Horrell, Frantisek Janák, Tom Krepcio, J. Kenneth Leap, Koichi Matsufuji, John Reyntiens, Janusz Walentynowicz