FREE Admission
Liberty Way, Sunderland, SR6 0GL

Open Daily 10:00 - 17:00 Call: 0191 515 5555

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE
BOOK BY PHONE: 0191 568 9700
EMAIL: info@nationalglasscentre.com

FREE Admission
Liberty Way, Sunderland, SR6 0GL

Open Daily 10:00 - 17:00 Call: 0191 515 5555

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE
BOOK BY PHONE: 0191 568 9700
EMAIL: info@nationalglasscentre.com

Separator National Glass Centre is part of the University of Sunderland
Online Shop

Dr Jeffrey Sarmiento

 

Reader in Glass

PhD University of Sunderland

MFA Rhode Island School of Design

 

History of Art and Design

Key Themes in Glass and Ceramics

MA Glass personal tutor

 

Dr Sarmiento has worked internationally as a Fulbright Fellow in Denmark, a Visiting Artist at UrbanGlass, and an instructor at Pilchuck Glass School. He won the International Glass Prize 2012 at Glazenhuis, Belgium and his solo exhibition at National Glass Centre in Sunderland toured to Bullseye Projects, USA. His collaborative work was also included in Glasstress Gotika at the 56th Venice Biennale. He leads National Glass Centre Research and is also Artistic Director at North Lands Creative Glass, Scotland.

 

Encapsulating narratives of ethnicity in glass artworks is the focus of Jeffrey Sarmiento’s creative practice-based research. Combining concepts with process, his approach blends responses to ethnic contexts with techniques for embedding the graphic image in glass. Using cultural contexts as specific sites, collaboration with cultural communities and museum collections inform artworks that are metaphorical and literal lenses through which to view culture. Techniques of glass printing, waterjet cutting and kilnforming are combined in unique ways to create glass artworks.


http://jeffreysarmiento.co.uk/
Tel: +44(0)191 515 2031
Jeffrey.sarmiento@sunderland.ac.uk




What's on this Week

Fancy paying us a visit? Find out what's on at National Glass Centre this week.

Read More

Keep In Touch

Subscribe to Newsletter

With your permission, National Glass Centre will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing.

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at info@nationalglasscentre.com. We will treat your information with respect. For more information about our privacy practices please visit our website. By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.


Call

Phone Icon

0191 515 5555

Support Us

Ways to Help

Become a Friend
Donate
Sponsor