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Studio Faculty Presentation: Pavlína Čambalová, Martin Rosol, Tomo Sakai, and Richard Whiteley

The Studio
July 23, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Attend free, informal lectures by Studio faculty, some of the best-known glassmakers in the world. Hear instructors speak about their work in unstructured and highly-informative sessions in The Studio Lecture Room on Tuesday nights throughout the summer class sessions.

This week features  Pavlína Čambalová, Martin Rosol, Tomo Sakai, and Richard Whiteley in the Studio Faculty Presentations series.


Pavlína Čambalová
Pavlína Čambalová (b. 1986, Frýdlant, Czech Republic) studied gem cutting and engraving at the School of Applied Arts in Turnov, Czech Republic, then Glass Design and Engraving at the Higher Glass School in Nový Bor, Czech Republic. She worked as an...
Martin Rosol
Martin Rosol came to the United States in 1988 to pursue his career as a sculptor, a path unavailable to him in Czechoslovakia before Vaclav Havel and the Velvet Revolution transformed the country. Rosol, like many Czech glassworkers, learned his...
Tomo Sakai
Tomo Sakai graduated from Tama Art University in Tokyo, Japan, with a specialization in glass. Sakai studied glass engraving and coldworking in the Czech Republic, where she met her husband, glass designer Eric Cruze. They moved to the United States...
Whiteley cuts glass using a tool. Glass particles are frozen in the air, he is wearing safety glasses.
Senior Program Manager
Richard Whiteley joined the Museum in October 2019 as the Senior Program Manager at The Studio, responsible for developing and managing new glassmaking programming. Whiteley has spent his life working with glass, developing a fascination for the...