Chronology

2013

3M Survey of Glass. Richard Marquis, Nick Mount, Dante Marioni. Pilchuck Glass School, Session 1. May 20 - 31

Visiting Artist, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, May 15 - 19

2012

The Nick & Dick show, demonstration with Richard Marquis at the Glass Art Society 42nd Annual Conference, 50 Years of Studio Glass, Toledo, Ohio, USA, June 15

Making What You Design & Designing What You Can Make workshop, Pittsburg Glass Centre, Pittsburg, PA, USA, May 28 – June 1

2011

Five Days of Colour workshop, Wanganui Glass Group, September 17 – 21

5-day professional workshop, Canberra Glassworks, June 29 – July 3

2010

Cane is the Game workshop, Pittsburg Glass Centre, Pittsburg, PA, USA, June 28 – July 2

Combining cane and pure form workshop, The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, USA, July 4 – 11

2009

Visiting Artist, 11th Namseoul International Glass Workshop, Korea, June 22 - 25

Visiting Artist, Australian National University, School of Art, Glass Workshop, March 16 - 29

2008

Visiting Artist, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, February 20 - 25

The Art of Combination, Advanced Glassblowing Masterclass, International Festival of Glass, Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, UK, August 18 - 21

2007

Visiting Artist with Richard Marquis, Tim Edwards and Clare Belfrage, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, November 7 – 11 and 
November 14 – 18

Artist in Residence, Kent State University, College of Arts, Kent, Ohio, USA

Form and Colour workshop, The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, USA

Perspectives artist talk, Art Gallery of South Australia, July 21

2006

Artist in Residence, Kurashiki University of Science and the Arts, College of the Arts, Japan

Searching for a useful form or two workshop, Haystack Mountain School of Craft, MA, USA

2005

More time in the glory hole workshop, Pittsburg Glass Centre, Pittsburg, PA, USA

2004

Combining cane and pure form workshop, The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, USA

Murrini workshop, co-taught with Dick Marquis, Kanaz Forest of Creation, Fukui, Japan

2003

Keep the Material Moving workshop, Penland School of Crafts, Session 3

Designing in the Glory Hole workshop, Pilchuck Glass School, Session 1

Lecture, Tasmanian School of Art, University of Tasmania, Hobart TAS

2002

Launch of Nick Mount: Incandescence by Margot Osborne, published by Wakefield Press, Art Gallery of South Australia

2001

Three year appointment to the Australia Council's Visual Arts/Crafts Board

Workshop, Kanaz Forest of Creation, Fukui, Japan

2-week workshop, Red Deer Summer School, Alberta, Canada

Intermediate Blown Glass workshop, Pilchuck Glass School, Session 2

2000

2-week workshop, The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York USA

Workshop & Demonstration, Glass School Kramsach, Austria

At the Edge Lecture, Australiasche Glaskunst, Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany

2-week workshop, Red Deer Summer School, Alberta, Canada

Artist in Residence, Canberra School of Art, Canberra, ACT

Appointed to the Pilchuck Glass School International Council

1999

Designing in the Glory Hole workshop, Pilchuck Glass School, Session 4

Guest Lecture, Brisbane City Gallery, Brisbane, QLD

Speaker, 11th Biennial Ausglass Conference, Wagga Wagga, NSW

1998

Slide Lecture, Tokyo International School of Glass Art, Japan

Post-conference two day workshop, GAS in Seto, Niijima Glass Art Centre, Japan

Appointed to the Board of Craftsouth, Adelaide, SA

4-day workshop, Glass House Wertheim, Germany

1997

Artist in Residence, California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland, California, USA

Teaching, Centre des Metiers du Verre du Quebec, Montreal, Canada

Teaching, Sheridan College Glass Studio, Toronto, Canada

Two 2-day workshops, Harbourfront Centre, International Creators ’97, Toronto, Canada

Artist in Residence, University of SA, Underdale, SA

Return to private studio based designer/maker arts practice

Technical Consultant, Arts Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania

1996

Convenor, 1-week workshop with Lino Tagliapietro, Jam Factory Craft & Design Centre, Adelaide, SA

Technical Consultant, Curtin University Clay & Glass Department, Curtin University, WA

Advanced Hot Glass workshop, QLD Glass Artists Association, Eumundi, QLD

2-day workshop, Sydney College of the Arts, Rozelle Campus, NSW

Guest speaker, The Adelaide Society of Collectors Inc, Chapman Hall, North Adelaide, SA

Blow-In, East Gippsland Glass Event, Tricia Allen Glass Studio & Woodsedge Craft Centre, Lakes Entrance, VIC

1995

Strictly Murrini workshop, co-taught with Richard Marquis, Pilchuck School, Washington State, USA

Convenor, Workshops Committee, Ausglass Conference, Jam Factory Craft & Design Centre, Adelaide, SA

1994-1997

Appointed Head of the Glass Workshop, Jam Factory Craft & Design Centre, Adelaide, SA

1993

Teaching Assistant to Dante Marioni and Lino Tagliapietra, Pilchuck Glass School, Washington State, USA

Hot glass demonstration with Clare Belfrage, University of SA, Underdale, SA

1992

Teaching Assistant to Bertil Vallien and Norman Courtney, Pilchuck School, Washington State, USA.

Part-time teaching position, Technical Session, Final year glass students, University of South Australia, Underdale, SA

Hot Glass demonstration with Nick Wirdnham, Jam Factory Craft & Design Centre, Adelaide, SA

1991

Began new Glass Art studio in Norwood, SA

1989

Curated Presidents Choice Exhibition, Ausglass Conference

1988

Restructuring of Budgeree Glass and relocation into a manufacturing facility in Port Adelaide, appointed Managing Director of Budgeree Glass Pty Ltd, responsible for design and product development

Commission for the future lecture, Adelaide, SA

1987

Teaching Assistant to Paul Marioni, Pilchuck School, Washington State, USA

Hot glass demonstration, Byron Bay, NSW

Elected President of Ausglass from 1987-1989

1985

Teaching Assistant to Richard Marquis and Therman Statom, Pilchuck School, Washington State, USA

1984

Moved to Adelaide, SA and set up new studio

1981

Temporary position in the Sculpture Department, Gippsland Institute of Advanced Education, Churchill, Vic

Hot glass demonstration, Ausglass Conference, Melbourne, Vic

Guest Artist, Glebe Glass Workshop, Glebe, NSW

1980

Researched glass in California with the assistance of a grant from the Crafts Board of the Australia Council

1978

Hot glass demonstration with Eva Almaberg, visiting Swedish Glass Artist for Crafts Vic 1978, Meat Market Craft Centre, Vic

Relocated studio to Budgeree, Vic and renamed it Budgeree Glass

1977

Fired up first private studio One Off, Gippsland, Vic

1976

Tutor, Ceramics Department, Caulfield Institute of Technology, Vic

Established hot glass studio, Caulfield Institute of Technology, Vic

1975

Studied glass in the USA and Europe with the assistance of a grant from the Crafts Board of the Australia Council

1974

Toured Victoria & Tasmania demonstrating blown glass with Richard Marquis, sponsored by the Crafts Board of Australia and Crown Corning

1972 - 1974

Non diploma course in Visual Arts, Gippsland College of Advanced Education

1970 - 1971

Student at the South Australian School of Art

1969

Completed Year 12 education, St Peters Collegiate, Adelaide, SA