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Holford, Mark

"Luminous Finale I" - Jackson Fawkes - Les Azuriales Opera Prize 2011
© Jackson Fawkes
Shooting Star Chase Annual Exhibition Sale at the Royal College of Art London
© Mark Holford
"Hommage à Alain Bernard" - Vic Bamforth - a commission for Thomas Miller
© Vic Bamforth
Mark Holford

I have been collecting glass for 30 years. I am the Director of Corporate Social Responsibility for Thomas Miller ( where I have been since 1978. My wife and I also run a charity supporting young opera singers ( I commission glass for opera prizes and corporate gifts.

Details about work or recent projects

My 30 year old collection concentrates on

  • Modern art / studio glass with some engraved works and vessels
  • Maker artists but with some factory pieces
  • British artists with some by overseas artists

.. My wife and I run an opera singing competition and we each year commission a prize in glass. If you are interested in the commission, please email me before April 30.

Areas of Interest:
Competitions, Exhibition, Publications