David Schnuckel

David Schnuckel

Rochester, NY, USA


David Schnuckel is an artist whose work primarily involves glass, a writer who writes about issues related to glass, and an educator who challenges students to seek provocative solutions to personal questions through glass. Schnuckel holds a BA in Fine Arts from Anderson University and an MFA in Glass from the Rochester Institute of Technology. His work exhibits internationally and belongs in the permanent collections of the GlazenHuis in Lommel, Belgium, Glasmuseet Ebeltoft of Ebeltoft, Denmark, and the Museum of American Glass in Millville, New Jersey. Schnuckel has taught at Alfred University, the Toyama City Institute of Glass Art, China Central Academy of Fine Arts, the Pilchuck Glass School, Penland School of Crafts, and The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass. As a writer, he maintains a blog that examines elements of his glass making and teaching practice entitled David Schnuckel Uses His Words and is a regular contributor to GASnews, the newsletter of the Glass Art Society. Schnuckel is Assistant Professor of Glass at the Rochester Institute of Technology.


  • kilnforming
  • casting
  • glassblower
  • coldwork/engraving
  • painting
  • fusing/slumping
  • flame/lampworking
  • mixed media | multimedia | material engineering


189 Milburn Street, #19
Rochester, NY 14607