Funded through organizations such as the Leverhulme Trust and the Research Councils UK, research fellows and resident artists contribute their skills and experience to teaching, reach-out, publication, and exhibition using the outstanding facilities provided by the University. Fellows and resident artists are selected through international search and have significant professional records as artists, academics, and researchers.
Magdelena Odundo (2014)
Gijs Baker (2013)
Richard Slee (2013) hot glass
Tim Tate, Michael Janis (2012, Fulbright Specialist programme)
Qu Jin (2012)
Ann Vibeke Mou (2006-7)
Philip Vickery (2006-7)
Hannah Kippax (2005-6)
Katharine Dowson (2005)
Louise Gilbert-Scott, Ruth Dupres, Anne Brodie (2004-5)
Lukas Mjartan (2004)
Alena Matejkova (2003-4)
Colin Rennie (2002)
Stephanie Moore, Dena Bagi, Tom Jackson,
Leverhulme Visiting Fellow
Scott Chaseling 2006-7
Research Councils UK Academic Fellowships
Dr Jeffrey Sarmiento (2006-11)
Dr Vanessa Cutler (2006-8)
Poet in Residence
Catherine Byron (2005-6)
Next Move Artists in Residence
Shannon Clegg (Ceramics, 2007-9)
Mimi Joung (Ceramics, 2005-7)
Kathryn Wightman (Glass, 2005-7)
Katharine Dowson (2013)
Robert Kesseler (2013)
Graham Dolphin (2013)
Bruce McLean (2013)
Shelley James (2005-6)
Richard Meitner (2005)
Stefan Gec (2004)
Head of Enterprise, Commissioning & the Studio
I am Head of Enterprise, Commissioning and the Studio at National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland, England and am a member of the Senior Management Team.
My practice is interdisciplinary combining drawing, sculpture and film.
I am an Israeli artist based in the UK working primarily in kiln cast glass.
Glass Maker and Artist
I have worked at National Glass Centre since finishing my degree in 2005.
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Sara Jo Harrison joined National Glass Centre in 2012 to support the Centre's marketing and Communications strategy.
My work uses a range of media which acknowledges the interface between both traditional practice and new media.
Learning and Engagement Officer
Rachel joined National Glass Centre in 2007 to support the Centre's learning and engagement programme having completed MA Glass the previous year.
Kalki Mansel is one of National Glass Centre's resident glass artists.
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