Michael Hernandez

Michael Hernandez

San Marcos, CA, USA


Michael Hernandez’s work combines materiality and symbology to make commentary on nature and the human condition. Hernandez has been working in glass since 1996. His work employs glass in a range of approaches and media through sculpture, installation, and light-based works. He earned his BFA in Glass from Emporia State University (2003) and his MFA in Sculpture/Dimensional Studies from Alfred University (2010). Hernandez is currently Associate Professor and Head of Glass at Palomar College in San Marcos, CA.


  • glassblower
  • neon
  • kilnforming
  • coldwork/engraving


324 Rockwall Ln.
San Marcos, CA 92069