CURRICULUM VITAE

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2019 Craft ACT Members show, Canberra

2019 Interchange, M16 Art Space, Canberra

2019 Colab Conference Members Show, Wanganui NZ

2018 Hindmarsh Prize exhibition, Canberra Glassworks

2018 Deakin Small Sculpture, Deakin University, Melbourne

2018 Fuze Glass, Jam Factory Adelaide

2018 Dogs Life, Glass Artists Gallery, Sydney

2017-18 Home is Where the Heat is, Canberra Glassworks, Wagga National Glass Gallery

2017 Dancing with the Flame, Wagga Wagga National Glass Gallery

2017 Flame on Glass, Group show at Kirra Gallery Melbourne Victoria

2017 Sounds of Space, 107 Projects, Redfern NSW

2017-18 Agar Dish, Liechhardt Town Hall Sydney

2017 Ausglass members show, ANU Canberra

2017 History Repeats, Craft ACT supported by Corning Museum of Glass

2016 Kiga, Illuminated glass. Kirra gallery Melbourne

2016 Tom Malone finalists exhibition, Gallery of Western Australia

2015 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney.

2015 SAS Animation Conference, (installations) Christchurch University, Kent UK

2014 Deakin Small Sculpture award, Finalist. Melbourne, Victoria

2014 Mage studio glass exhibition, Mansfield Victoriia

2014 Flame on Glass, Group show at Kirra Gallery Melbourne Victoria

2014 Ranamok, touring group show

2014 Flair, Group show Perth

2014 My Unique Self, Group Show Alpha House Gallery Sydney

2014 The Agar Dish, Intersect Arts Sydney

2014 Encore Plus, Glass Artists gallery Sydney

2013 Comments in Glass, Pop up exhibition, Art and About, Sydney

2013 Prelude, Pop up exhibition, Art and About, Sydney

2014 Life Forms, Illinois Wesleyan University USA

2014 Life Forms, National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia USA

2013 Life Forms, Pittsburgh Glass Center Pittsburgh USA

2013 Oceans. Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, Denmark March

2013 Ensemble. Ausglass conference Members Show

2012 30/30. Group show at Glass artists Gallery, Sydney

2012 Glassimations. Group show at Canberra Glass works

2012 Illuminations – Group show Bondi Pavilion Sydney

2012 Flame on Glass. Group show at Kirra Gallery Melbourne

2012 Glassimations. Group show at Deakin University Melbourne

2012 Alphabet. Group show Craft ACT, Canberra

2012 Small scale. Group show at Glass artists Gallery, Sydney

2011 Animal instincts. Group show at Glass artists Gallery, Sydney

2011 Flame on Glass. Group show at Kirra Gallery Melbourne

2011 Gaffa Gallery. Group show Sydney

2011 Gig Gallery. Group show Sydney

2010 ESP directors show. ESP gallery Sydney

2010 Aint seen the sunshine Since I Don’t Know When’. SCA group

2010 SCA. Mid-year postgraduate exhibition

2010 Blast Off. Group show GAG

2009 GIG Gallery. Group show of SCA students

2009 Ranamok 2009. Finalists touring exhibition

2009 Acoustoopticaldinoratorio, Delmar Gallery exhib and perform

2009 Launch. Group show at GiG gallery Sydney

2009 Special Drinking Vessels. Group show at Jam Factory, S.A.

2008 Shaping Perspectives. Group show, Horus and Deloris,Sydney

2008 Glass on Flame. Group show at Kirra, Melb

2008 Open Slather. Ausglass members show Canberra

2007 SCA Postgrad exhibition. Sydney

2007 Glass Plus. AusglassNSW show and opening address GAG Sydney

2007 Glass on Flame. Group show and demo at Kirra, Melb

2007 Rhythm of the Flame. Artcase galleries group show, (Co-conceived

and planned, exhibited, talked and demonstrated) KL Malaysia

2006 Tom Malone Prize. Finalist

2006 SOFA GLASS ART FAIR. Chicago. Pieces on show with Kirra

2006 Ode to the blues. Group show at GAG Sydney

2006 Glass on flame. Music in Glass, collaborative performance, Kirra, Melb

2006 Post it. Show of collaborative sketches. Post it gallery, Sydney

2006 Flair. Ausglass group show Perth

2006 Encore. Group show of Runamock finalists at GAG

2006 Sculpture2006. MaunselWikkes. Group sculpture show

2005 Figurativelyspeaking. Group show Collab with T.VankoeverdenGAG

2005 Sculpture by the Sea. Collaborative works with Manjit Dugal-Eliott

2005 Glass on Flame. Group show and demo at Kirra, Melb

2005 Runamok2005. Finalists touring exhibition

2005 Prometheus Art Awards Exhibition. Queensland

2005 MaunselWikkes. Group show. Collaboration with Manjit Dugal-Eliott

2005 Science Fiction Exhibition. Group show. Kick Gallery, Melb

2005 Southern Lights. (Ausglassmembers exhibition) Adelaide

2005 Material Instincts. (Ausglass NSW - artists talk) Manly Art Gallery

2005 Coast Line Exhibitionand Demo. 1000 Degrees, Sydney

2004 Grooves in Glass. 3 man show / demo to music: DMDP. GAG Sydney

2004 Glass on Flame. group show and demo, Kirra Gallery, Melb

2004 Runamok Finalists Touring Exhibition

2004 Dragon Exhibition. 1000 Degrees Sydney

2003 Group Show. Freeman Galleries, Hobart

2001 CHEER Exhibition. Queensland

2001 Aust. Scientific Glassblowing Symposium. Exhibition, Sydney

2001 Open Day exhibition. Northstar Glass USA

2000 Royal Botanic Gardens. Native Flowers. Sydney

2000 Bombay Safire Martini Glass. with Max Murphy for Collette Dinnigan Volvo Gallery,
Sydney

1999 RFC Glass finalist

EDUCATION

 

MASTER OF VISUAL ARTS

Sydney College of the Arts, 2012 Research

 

VOICE TRAINING

The Voice Professionals, Sydney, 2011 Film Narration

 

MASTER OF STUDIO ARTS

Sydney College of the Arts, 2008

 

FLAME WORKSHOPS

With Robert Mickelsen, Roger Parramore and James Minson 2001- 08

 

ASSOCIATE DIPLOMA

Sydney Conservatorium, 1990 Jazz (Saxaphone)

 

PRE 1990

Scientific glass lamp-work training with Peter Minson and Max Murphy.

CONTACT
 

Emailmark@markeliottglass.com

Facebook: Mark Eliott Glass
 
Instagram: markeliottglass
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GRANTS & AWARDS

 

 

2019 Tom Malone Prize Gallery of WA

2018 Deakin Small sculpture prize - Peoples choice award

2018 Inspiring ACT grant for Cloud making Performance at National Museum, Canberra

2017 Mage studio glass award: High commendation

2016 KIGA award for innovation in illuminated glass — assisted by Johaness Muljana

2016 ANU Vice-Chancellor’s HDR Travel Grant to US GAS conference

2015 Emru Townsend award for travel to SAS conference UK

2014 Mage studio glass award: High commendation

2013 NAVA NSW artists grant to travel to Denmark with Jack Mcgrath $2500 2010 NSW Underground Film Festival Awards: Award for most original aesthetic

2010 Peoples choice award for best animation and runner-up peoples choice award of the festival with Jack McGrath

2009 University of Sydney Post Graduate research Support Scheme grant $1200

2005 NAVA NSW artists grant to travel to GAS conference in Adelaide $500

1991 Jazz Action Society award for composition $500

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Museum of Western Australia, Perth
Corning Museum of Glass, New York Wesley Enoch

Glasmuseet, Ebeltoft, Denmark

National Film and Sound Archive, Canberra Barry Willoughby

Lexie Nelson

Margie Pearce

Toh Puan Kuan Mahani Idris Daim - Malaysia Geoffrey Strutton

Solomon Trust

Elaine Pounder- Smith

Nora Shreiber

Andy and Deirdre Plummer

Australian national glass collection at Wagga Wagga Northstar Glass USA

Rakow Research Library,Corning Museum of Glass, New York National Gallery of Australia ACT

Canberra Museum and Gallery, ACT

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2019 Essence of Cloud, Craft ACT – upcoming in July 2020

2019 Journeys with Mark Eliott,

Glass Artists Gallery, Sydney

2019 The Other Art Fair, Sydney and Melbourne

2018  Peepholes exhibition, Murray Art Museum Albury NSW

2017  Glass wind improvisations, 107 Projects Sydney

2002  Flying Entities, exhibition and glassblowing demonstration. Bali, Indonesia

2000  Life, Form, Diversity. Glass Artists Gallery, Sydney

GLASS ANIMATION FILM SCREENINGS

 

2019 Bibiana Art ship for children, Denmark    

2016 GAS Conference, Corning USA

2014 Fox studios, Inernational Dive Expo, Sydney. Dr Mermaid

2013 Glebe St fair, Sydney. Dr Mermaid

2013 European Film College, Ebeltoft Denmark. Dr Mermaid.

2013 The Animation Workshop, Viborg Denmark. Dr Mermaid

2013 Glasmuseet Ebeltoft. Denmark. Dr Mermaid, Experiments in living in Glass#1 Slow growth improvisations #1 and #2

2013 Melbourne international Film festival. Dr Mermaid

2012-13 Canberra Glassworks, Glassimations. Dr Mermaid, Experiments in living in Glass#1,

Slow growth improvisations #1 and #2

2012 Glebe St fair, Sydney. Dr Mermaid

2012 Illuminations, Bondi Pavilion Sydney. Dr Mermaid, Experiments in living in Glass#1,
Slow growth improvisations. #1 and #2

2012 Deakin University Melbourne, Glassimations. Dr Mermaid, Experiments in living in

Glass#1, Slow growth improvisations #1 and #2.

2012 Bondi Pavilion. Sydney. Bondi the Beautiful festival, Dr Mermaid.

2012 RMIT, Melbourne. The Animation Machine’ International Society for animation studies conference, Dr Mermaid

2011 GAS conference, Seattle USA Dr Mermaid

2011 Gaffa Gallery, Sydney. Experiments in Living Glass #1

2011 Sydney College of the Arts, Ausglass conference. Dr Mermaid

2010 NZ glass conference, Auckland, NZ. Dr Mermaid

2010 Sydney Underground Film Festival. Dr Mermaid screening

2010 Sydney College of the Arts. Mid-year postgrad. exhibition Dr Mermaid

2010 Australian Museum, Sydney Blaschka Times and Influence

2010 Delmar Gallery. Experiments in Living Glass #1 screening

2009 Chauvel Cinema. Dr Mermaid launch Sydney 2009

2009 Sydney College of the Arts, Agar Dish. Experiments in Living Glass #1

 

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE AND PROJECTS

 

2018 Light Co. Interactive, bespoke glass lamp-making event. Director

2018 Winter Glass Flame-work demonstration director

2018 Bees on Martini glasses for Rockpool Restaurant

2017 Ausglass Presentation ‘The Flame ation Station’

2016 GAS Conference presentation, Corning, New York USA 

2015 Sculpture by the Sea Education program

2015 Presenter at SAS Animation Conference, Christchurch University, Kent, UK

2014 Presenter at Australia and New Zealand Scientific Glass symposium – Canberra

2014 Artist talk with Jack McGrath at The Australia International Dive Expo,Sydney

2013 Lecture on Glass and animation with Jack McGrath at The European Film College in Ebeltoft, Denmark

2013 Lecture on Glass and animation with Jack McGrath at The Animation Workshop in Viborg, Denmark

2013 Intertactive public Flame-work demonstration at the Glassmuseet, Ebeltoft,Denmark,

2013 Glass components included in the installation by Maria Fernanda Cardoso MCA Artbar, Sydney

2012 Artists talk with Jack McGrath at the Glassimations exhibition curated by Lienors Torre at Deakin University Melbourne and Canberra Glassworks

2012 Glass components included in the work ‘Museum of Copulatory Organs’ installation by Maria Fernanda Cardoso and Ross Harley at Sydney Biennale

2012 Co-curator with Jack McGrath of the ‘Illuminations’ animation and sculpture exhibition at Bondi Pavilion

2012 Presented at ‘The Animation Machine’ International Society for animation studies conference, RMIT Melbourne

2012 Accepted for international book ‘Wildlife Art Today’ by Cindy Coldiron

2012 Co-directed ‘Bondi and Beyond: the filmic sketch’ – with Jack McGrath

2012 Co-directed ‘Bondi and Beyond: the workshop’ - documentary directed and produced by Jack McGrath

2012 Hosted the first Glass Flame-ation workshop at Waverley Woollahra Art School with Jack McGrath

2012 Compass program Demonstrations, Sydney University

2012 6 month residency at Waverley Woollahra Art School, Sydney

2011 Residency with $1000 stipend to do glass animation at Canberra Glassworks

2011 Dr Mermaid requested for the National Film and Sound Archive, ACT

2011 Introduction to Dr Mermaid at GAS conference Seattle

2011 Dr Mermaid requested for the Corning Museums Rakow Library

2011-12 Demo, and flame-workshops - University of Sydney EMBA program

2011 Finalist, University of Sydney ‘Sea of Hands’ Design competition

2011 Co-presentation, demo and exhibition - Sydney Ausglass conference

2010 Co-presentation on Glass animation - NZ glass conference

2010 Talk and demo Aust.Museum: The Blaschkas, times and influence

2009 Collaborative glass animated film projects with Jack McGrath: ‘Dr Mermaid and the Abovemarine’ and ‘Experiments in Living Glass #1

2009 Commenced research survey on improvisation in art

2008-11 Conceived, co-directed and or performed at ‘Agar Dish’ events at SCA

2008 Commenced Glass animation project with Jack McGrath

2008 TA for Roger Parramore workshop – Canberra Glassworks

2008-12 Cartoonist for Australian R&D magazine

2005-08 Member of Ausglass NSW ‘state rep’ committee

2004-05 Regular Cartoonist for ‘The Bondi View’ Newspaper

2004-present Australian Distributorship, NorthStar Glass (USA)

2003-07 Member of ‘Voices from the Vacant Lot’ a cappella singing group

2000 Musician/performer in Sydney Playback Theatre company

2000 Technical assistant for James Minson’s Flame-workshop, Melbourne

Pre 1990 Self-taught musicianship

Pre 1990 Founded Brackets and Jam public access performance group

MEDIA, REVIEWS AND PUBLICITY

2017 Into the Fire - essay by Dr.Gerry King

2016 Garland international magazine - article

2016 KIGA catalogue

2015 Sculpture by the Sea calaloge

2014 Ranamok Glass catalogue

2014 Wild Life Art – Cindy-Anne Corldoron

2013 Life Forms – Youtube video tour www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0u4O34954o

2013 Life Forms –online exhibition

2013 Sydney: Birth Place of a Nation – image in book

2013 Australian Signatures: The National Art Glass Collection. Image in book

2013 Ocean – Published catalogue. Glasmuseet Ebeltoft March

2012 Canberra Times – ‘Molten Magic in Story Telling’, Claire Lowe 17 November

2012 Illuminations - Exhibition Catalogue

2012 International Society for animation studies - conference book

2012 Glassimations – Exhibition Catalogue

2012 Glass Flame-ation Bondi: The Workshop https://vimeo.com/49953912

2012 Glass Flame-ation Bondi: The Filmic Sketch https://vimeo.com/50656274

2012 Wentworth Courier –article on my work

2012 Artscape – ABC TV (program on Maria Fernando Cardosa)

2012 Secret Songs – (Sax on music Album by Lyn Bowtell and Janis Ian)

2011 Remix magazine -Jewellery with stylist: Geoffrey Nolan

2011 Making an Hour Glass (Zealous Creative, The Maker) http://youtu.be/FNFBIk8Ycec

2011 The Maker – Film by Zealous Creative http://youtu.be/YDXOioU_OKM

2011 New Glass Magazine -Image from Dr Mermaid and the Abovemarine

2010 Realtime Magazine - Aug/Sept–Image from Dr Mermaid and the Abovemarine

2010 Dr Mermaid and the Abovemarine http://vimeo.com/15011787

2009 Experiments in Living Glass # 1 http://vimeo.com/22182846

2010 Glassline Magazine June Improvisation in borosilicate glass

2010 Explore magazine – Australian Museum

2010 Sydney Morning Herald May 7 ‘Art of glass: why a six-minute animated film takes a year to make’

2009 Ranamok Glass catalogue

2009 Ausglass Canberra conference journal published

2009 Richard Glovers’ Drive Time ABC Radio 702

2008 Continue to Breathe Normally–(saxophone on music album by Ben Fink)

2008-9 Cartoons in 5 issues of Australian magazine

2007 NTV7-The Breakfast show ‘A New Dimension of Art’ (Malaysian Television)

2007 Articles in The Star and (Malaysia) and New Straits times

2007 Cartoon in Ausglass newsletter

2006-7 Article and pictures in summer edition of LINO magazine

2006 Tom Malone Glass prize Catalogue

2005 Statement and picture in summer edition of LINO magazine

2005 Image in Craft Arts International magazine, winter

2006 Demonstration report in GAS journal

2005 ‘Reflections on Australia’ Presidents letter, GAS news Aug-Sept

2005 Ausglass newsletter, winter

2005 Ranamok Glass catalogue

2004 Glass Tunes, Sydney Morning Herald (Spotlight), 7 December

2004 Ranamok Glass catalogue

1999 New Glass Magazine

1999 Ranamok Glass catalogue

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

 

2019 Travel to Galicia, Spain and Murano, Italy to conduct research for Cloud Essence story.

2019 Interactive demonstration and workshop at Murray art Museum, Albury

2019 Interactive performance demos The Other Art Fair, Sydney and Melbourne.

2018 Interactive performance demo, Creators of Culture Australian Museum, Canberra

2018 Interactive performance demo, Imagineers conference ANU Canberra Imagineers conference ANU Canberra

2017 Interactive flame-work demo at Wagga Wagga National Glass Gallery

2017 Conducted Flame-workshops: Gordon studios, Canberra Glassworks and 107

2007-16 Conducted regular flame-workshops – Canberra Glassworks

2015 Interactive flame-work demo at Kingston Power House Centenery, ACT

2015 Flame-work performance at gallery 107 open day, Sydney

2015 Flame-work performance at agar dish Gallery 107, Sydney

2015 Produced glass components for the work of Tania Mason

2015 Produced glass components for the work of Anne ferguson

2014 Teaching glass Flame-workshops at Canberra Glassworks

2014 Flame-work demonstration for Williams syndrome conference, Macquarie University

2014 Visited Museums and galleries in Europe including The Mus’ee De La Faience in Nevers, France and the Prada in Madrid

2014 Meeting with Miranda Lowe curator of the Blascka glass collection, Museum of Natural History, London

2014 Joined writers group, Sydney

2014 Produced glass components for work by Sarah Harvey

2013 Interactive Flame-work demonstration at Festival of the Winds Bondi

2013 Interactive Flame-work demonstration. Bondi the Beautiful festival

2013 Ausglass Conference interactive demonstration

2013 Interactive Flame-work demonstration – Glebe St fair

2013 Commission for the Edith and Joy London Foundation,
Kioloa Coastal Campus of the ANU

2012 Festival of the Winds interactive demonstration Bondi

2012 Production of glass elements for Maureen Cahill’s work

2012 Flame-work demonstration. Bondi the Beautiful festival

2012 Teaching at Sydney Glass blowing College Mascot

2012 Assisting Shoufey Derz with production of glass for her work

2011 Production of glass components for Take Takamura

2011 Glass Installation performance –Compass program, Sydney University

2011 Glass and music performance Glass Artists Gallery Sydney

2011 Making of components for Doc Griffiths work in Sculpture by the Sea

2011 Demonstration at International ‘Flame On’, Sydney

2011 Animation work shown in GAS conference talk by Bandhu Dunham

2011 Agar dish performance Sydney College of the Arts

2011 Glass components for Tevita Havea

2011 Glass components for film ‘The Maker’ by Zealous Creative

2010 Animation for ‘Journey to the Centre of the Mind’ by Jack McGrath

2010 Conducted 2 flame-workshops at Queenwood School for girls

2010 Flame-work demonstration at NZ glass conference

2010 Flame-workshop for indigenous women at Canberra Glassworks

2010 Flame-workshops for Australian Museum members

2010 Produced components for work by Maria Fernanda Cardos

2009 Flame workshops at Queenwood and Beecroft Highschools

2009 Flame-workshop at Canberra Glassworks

2009 Invitation to present at TTP conference Monash Melbourne

2009 ABC radio702 Live glass teapot making event, Easter show

2009 Conducted flame-workshop at Forrest Glen Glassworks

2008 Demo at Medieval party event Sydney

2008 Demo at SCA open day

2008-10 Teaching of Flame-work Glass elective and BVA classes at SCA

2008 Demo at Samsung Television launch

2008 Demos at Canberra Glassworks 1 st birthday ACT

2008 Demo and ‘Green2’ lecture panel Ausglass conference, ACT

2007 Conducted 2 flame-workshops at Queenwood School for girls

2007 Two ‘Glass-to-music performances’– Sydney College of the Arts

2007 Collab. Sculpture with Raja Idris, Estelle Dean, Beth Newman

Michelle Mayes and Zuzila Zain from live gamelan music

2007 Artist talks and demos - Great Eastern mall KL, Malaysia

2007 Conducted 3 Flame-workshops KL Malaysia

2007 Flame-work Demo at opening: Canberra Glassworks

2007 Flame-work Demo for World Environment Day, Bondi Pavilion

2007 Produced Magnolia commemorative for Magnolia foundation

2006-07 Conducted flame-workshops at Bondi Pavilion Sydney

2006 Demonstration for AMA Xmas party, Canberra

2006 Conducted 2 flame-workshops at Queenwood School for girls

2006 Demonstration for Ocean-care day, Bondi Pavilion, Sydney

2005-09 Senior citizens music workshops, Bondi Pavilion

2005-14 Childrens art and wood workshops Bondi Pavilion

2005-08 Wave youth Music workshops, woodwinds, Bondi Pavilion

2006 Commenced 'artist in residence' at Bondi Pavilion, Sydney

2005 Conducted 2 flame-workshops at Queenwood School for girls

2005 Demonstration at Australian Craft Galleries, Sydney

2005 Demonstration at 1000 Degrees gallery

2005 Conducted 3day flame-workshop in Leichhardt studio

2005 Demo with Chris Arnold and Mystic Beats,G.A.S confer. S.A.

2005 Artists talk and demonstrations at Ranamok Port Macquarie

2004 Flame-working to music improvisation with Band, DMDP

2004 Conducted 2 flame-workshops at Sydney College of the Arts

2003-04 Teaching flame-workshops for Sydney University centre for Continuing education

2003 Flame-working Demonstration for Premier of ‘Finding Nemo’

2003 Ran flame-workshops at S.C.A for Ausglass

2003 Flame-work Demonstration at “World Environment Day”

2002 Conducted Flame-workshop for SCA

1997 Flame-work Demo at launch of film ‘Oscar and Lucinda’

 

 

 

OTHER ONLINE RESOURCES AND ARTICLES

Mark Eliott at The Other Art Fair 2019 

https://vimeo.com/349277795  

18th Biennale of Sydney – Maria Fernanda Cardoso www.youtube.com/watch?v=6J1srEtZr-I

Glass Flame-ation Bondi: The Workshop https://vimeo.com/49953912

Glass Flame-ation Bondi: The Filmic Sketch https://vimeo.com/50656274

Making an Hour Glass (Zealous Creative, The Maker) http://youtu.be/FNFBIk8Ycec

The Maker – Film by Zealous Creative - http://youtu.be/YDXOioU_OKM

Dr Mermaid and the Abovemarine http://vimeo.com/15011787

Experiments in Living Glass # 1
http://vimeo.com/221828

Experiments in Living Glass#2 https://vimeo.com/143553770

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