2017 International Student Exhibition

NORFOLK, VA AT NORFOLK ARTS OFFSITE GALLERY, WORLD TRADE CENTER
JUNE 1-3, 2017

Thanks to the more than 50 students who participated in this year's exhibition. Our student members are truly talented! Below is a list of the winners.

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

GAS would like to thank the jurors: Joyce Scott, Wayne Strattman, and Julia Rogers

GAS would like to thank our generous award donors: The Corning Museum of Glass, Glass Axis, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Tenfold Glass, InSites, and Steinert Industries, Inc.

 

STUDENT AWARDS:

FIRST PLACE
Fumi Amano, Message, Virginia Commonwealth University

  • $1,000 cash award from The Corning Museum of Glass
  • Membership to GAS (1st place) and free conference pass to 2018 conference
  • $250 gift certificate for Steinert Industries Inc.

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SECOND PLACE
Kit Paulson, Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie, Southern Illinois University

  • Membership to GAS and 50% off conference pass (2nd place)
  • $850 gift certificate to Pittsburgh Glass Center
  • $150 gift certificate for Steinert Industries Inc.
  • $125 cash award from InSites

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THIRD PLACE
Caitlin Vitalo, Pillow Talk, Tyler School of Art 

  • Membership to GAS and 25% off conference pass (3rd place)
  • $500 gift card to Glass Axis
  • $100 gift certificate for Steinert Industries Inc.
  • $100 cash award from Tenfold Glass

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HONORABLE MENTIONS
Nichole Vitchner, From the East, Columbus College of Art and Design
Drew Mattei, Unfortunate Creature, Temple University - Salem, NC
Hattie Billingham, One in Four, NCAD Dublin
Emily Lamb, Catharsis, Virginia Commonwealth University

 

About the 2017 International Student Exhibition & Sales

GAS invited all current student members who were currently enrolled full-time in an accredited degree-granting program to participate in the International Student Exhibition & Sales in Norfolk, VA from June 1-3, 2017. All work is original, professionally crafted, contains glass as the main element and was created between 2016-2017.

A panel of jurors selected First, Second, Third place recipients as well as several Honorable Mention awards. Donated awards were given, with the first place recipient receiving $1,000 USD cash award from The Corning Museum of Glass.
 

The Glass Art Society reserves the right to deny applications for Technical Display, advertising participation, GAS membership or the conference from anyone for any reason.

The Glass Art Society reserves the right to deny applications for Technical Display, advertising participation, GAS membership or the conference from anyone for any reason.