2020 Conference Presenters

Confirmed Presenters for the 2020 Conference:

This list will be updated each Friday, as we receive more confirmations.

Jo Andersson
Stockholm, Sweden

Tone Linghult
Stockholm, Sweden

 
Demo: Hot
Hot Glass, Cold Steel; Merging two Worlds

Martin Ehrensvard
California, USA

Aleksandra Pavlenkova
Estonia 

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Demo: Hot
Cane Bending For Animal Sculpting

James Friedberg
California, USA

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Demo: Hot
Through The Worm Hole. An Exploration Of Lines And Depth.

Rebekka Gutgesell
Germany

 
Demo: FLAME To Linger - To Reflekt - To Decide

Mark Hill
Maryland USA

Paul Swartwood
Maryland USA

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Demo: Hot
Keeping mid-century Swedish glass techniques alive in a small Maryland studio

Riikka Haapasaari
Sunderland, UK

 
Lecture:
A symbiotic relationship between glassmaking and filmmaking in creative practice

Bruce Howard
Missouri, USA
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Demo: Hot
Ecologically conscious dry sand casting and mold blowing

Sara Hulkkonen
Finland

Kirsti Taiviola
Finland

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Lecture:
Collaboration and Skills in the Evolving Finnish Glass Education

Christopher McElroy
New York USA

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Lecture:
Masters Degree in the Dark Arts 


Brady Moir
California, USA

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Demo: Flame
Fumed Fillacello Bead

Timm Muth
North Carolina, USA
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Lecture: Green
How Do We Make Fire Green? Today's Alternatives to Fossil Fuels.

Jonas Noël Niedermann
Switzerland

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Demo: Hot
Floating Lines

Laura Quinn
United Kingdom

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LECMO: Hot, Flameworking, 3D Printing

Exploring the Crossover Between Glass and 3D Printing to Make a Sustainable Practice


Frederik Rombach
Antwerp, Belgium

 
Lecture:
Glassblowing As A Language Tool For Immigrants: "Keep Turning"

Cathryn Shilling
London, UK

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Demo: Hot
Wrap Up Warm! - An Innovative Approach To Combining Kiln Formed And Blown Glass


Christopher Skibbe
Virginia USA

Grant Garmezy
Virginia USA

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Demo: Hot
Classical Technique Meets Modern Sculpture

Ella Varvio
Finland
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Lecture:
Conscience Of Glass - Contemporary Glassmakers In Finland


Viczán Zoltán
Hungary

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Demo: Cold
Intaglio Engraving

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