Members’ Spotlight

Scott Benefield

Demo in Osaka, Japan, 2009
Albion, 2008
Albion, 2008 (detail)
Murrine series, 2011
Murrine series, 2011
Murrine series, 2011
Ducky, 2012
Snood, 2012
Filigrana series (Carmine), 2012
Filigrana series (Leaf), 2012

Scott Benefield has been involved in the field of studio glass for over 25 years as a glassblower, writer and workshop leader. He has taught cane techniques at Pilchuck, Penland, Haystack and at numerous universities in the US and abroad. In 2011 he was given the Lifetime Membership Award by the Glass Art Society.

Details about work or recent projects

I work primarily as a glassblower, using cane techniques that were first developed on Murano but I am interested in updating and innovating upon those traditions.

61 Ahoghill Road
Co Antrim
BT41 3DG
United Kingdom
Technique: Hot glass
Occupation: Artist, [field_profile_area_other]
Discipline: Design, Public art, Sculptural
Areas of Interest: Competitions, Exhibition, Publications