Announcement artists in residence
After careful selection of the open call submissions received, the following artists were chosen:
Alyssa Getz and Tom Cudmore (Canada)
May 23 to July 31, 2022
Alyssa Getz and Tom Cudmore both graduated from the famous Sheridan glass studio in Ontaria Canada some 11 years ago. The artist duo has now been blowing glass together for over 10 years in their own studio ‘Tropical Iceberg Glass‘. They see glassblowing as one big adventure. Glass is a material that continues to challenge them. You may have seen Alyssa and Tom at work in the Netflix series ‘Blown Away‘, where they both worked as studio assistants.
Samuel Aldridge (US)
August 1 to October 9, 2022
Samuel Aldridge has 10 years of experience as a glassblower in various glass studios. He currently runs the glass studio of Soneva Glass in the Maldives. Samuel attended numerous workshops with renowned glass artists worldwide, making him technically a very versatile glassblower. He also has extensive experience as a teacher. Samuel uses the craft of glassblowing to interact with his audience.
Team GlazenHuis is already looking forward to this exciting collaboration!
Tip! Buy during this time a museum ticket for the GlazenHuis & see these artists live at work from the museum.