Faculty and Staff
Angus M. Powers
Associate Professor Glass
Alfred University Contact Info
Office Location: Binns-Merrill B29
Department: Sculpture/Dimensional Studies  
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Angus M. Powers
Education
MFA: Glass
Tyler School of Art at Temple University, Elkins Park, PA, 2002

BFA
School of Art & Design, New York State College of Ceramics at AU, 2000

Background
Exhibits
2009 Acted as coordinator and participant in: “Neon on the Bridge” Group Exhibition Corning, NY. Exhibition during the Glass Art Society 2009 h o w i s t h i s g l a s s ? Juried Group Exhibition - Of post-glass artists & glass guerillas Corning, NY. Exhibition during the Glass Art Society 2009 “Glass on Glass” Corning, NY Group Exhibition Regional exhibition during the Glass Art Society 2009 “Outdoor Light Exhibition” Alfred University, Alfred, NY 2009 “Contemporary Glass” Rose Lehrman Art Gallery Harrisburg Area Community College Angus Powers, Che Rhodes, Jessica Julius 2009 Acted as coordinator and participant in: “First Night” Kinetic Neon Exhibition Neon installation on tractor-trailer that traveled to various venues during New Year’s Eve celebration Binghamton, NY Collaboration with Fred Tschida and other Alfred alumni 2008 “Conversations/Collaborations” Large scale Cast Glass installation at Alfred-Almond Central School, Almond, NY 2008 Urban Glass Gala, The Robert Lehman Gallery at Urban Glass Brooklyn, NY 2008 Work on display in the Visiting Artist Collection Danish Design School, Copenhagen 2008 8th Annual Goblet Show Invitational show The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2008 NYSCC Faculty Show, Cohen Gallery, Alfred NY 2007 Skin Group Exhibition Lana Santorelli Gallery, Southampton, NY 2007 7th Annual Goblet Show Invitational show The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2007 Southern Tier Biennial, Juried show A regional survey of contemporary art, Olean, NY 2007 Young Glass, Juried show Glasmuseet Ebeltoft (Glass Museum in Ebeltoft), Denmark 2007 10 Years Out, Invitational group show, Tyler School of Art Alumni Flame Run Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky 2007 Celebrating Connections: Contemporary Glass by Mid Atlantic Artists, Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ 2007 Artists of SIO2 Gallery, Invitational show SIO2 Mobile Gallery @ Blink Gallery, Boulder, Colorado 2007 Gravity, An Installation of Glass and Light Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA 2006 Over The Top, Invitational show More Fire Glass Studio, Rochester NY 2006 Penumbra, An Installation of Glass and Light Sordoni Art Gallery, Wilkes PA 2006 Summer Hot/Summer Not, Invitational show Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC 2006 Incoming, Solo installation Goggle Works Center for the Arts, Reading, PA 2006 Midwest Meltdown, Invitational group show SIO2 Mobile Gallery @ Glass Art Society Conference, St. Louis, MO 2001-6 The Goblet Show The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2005 Powers to the 4th, Group Show Genesee Community College, Batavia, NY 2005 Dynamic Glass, Invitational show Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ 2005 Quantum, Collaborative Installation with Jon Clark and Jesse Daniels Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE 2004 Sticks and Stones, The Making of a Sculpture Garden Outdoor Installation Group Show Philadelphia, PA 2004 AHEAD, Invitational group show Bahdeebahdu Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2003 Space Chickens, Solo Exhibition Lawrence Gallery , Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA 2002 National Liberty Museum Auction Philadelphia, PA 2002 MFA Exhibition Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2001 Juicy Lightness, Invitational show Penrose Gallery, Tyler School of Art , Elkins Park, PA 2001 Centennial Crafts Exhibition, Juried show Providence Art Club, Providence, RI 2001 The Future is Now, Juried show Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE 2000 Temple Gallery, Group Show, Philadelphia, PA 1999 Goblets Invitational, Glasshouse Studios, Seattle, WA 1999 Glass Works Invitational, Norfolk, VA 1998 Works by J. Michael, Sarah, & Angus Powers: A Family Affair Genesee Community College, Batavia, NY

Awards, Grants, and Fellowships
2008 artwork and profile featured in book titled Contemporary Glass, Black Dog Publishing, London, UK 2008 Excellence in Teaching Award, Alfred University 2008 Artist in the Community Grant, Cattaraugus County Arts Council funding to execute a public arts commission, funded by NYSCA 2008 New Glass Review, Selection for international publication Corning Museum of Glass 2007 New Glass Review, Selection for international publication Corning Museum of Glass 2007 nomination for Arts Educator of the Year, Niche Magazine 2006 New Glass Review, Selection for international publication Corning Museum of Glass 2004 Art Society Emerging Artist Award, International Juried Competition Presentation given at the 2004 G.A.S. conference in New Orleans, LA 2003 Creative Glass Center of America Fellowship, Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ International Juried Three month creative fellowship 2003 Contemporary Glass Philadelphia Grant, Philadelphia, PA 2001 Published Profile, Glass Art Society International Newsletter 2001 Contemporary Glass Philadelphia Grant, Philadelphia, PA 2001 Horizon Award Nomination, New York, NY American Craft Museum 2000 Corning Scholarship Nomination, Seattle, WA Pilchuck Glass School

Professional Experience
2009 Visiting Artist, Harrisburg Area Community College Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop 2008 Visiting Artist, Danish Design School, Copenhagen Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop 2008 Visiting Artist, Danish Design School, Copenhagen Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop 2007 Goggle Works Arts Center, Reading, PA demonstrator 2007 Glass Art Society International Conference, Pittsburg, PA Demonstrator 2007 Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia PA Visiting Artist 2006 Goggle Works Arts Center, Reading, PA Visiting Artist 2004 Washington University, Saint Louis, MO Visiting Lecturer 2004 Babbitt Manufacturing, Vineland, NJ Sheet metal fabricator 2003 Doug Ohm Equipment, Millville, NJ Glass Studio Equipment Builder 2003 Tulane University, New Orleans, LA Visiting Lecturer/ Workshop with Jon Clark 2003 Bucks County Community College, Bucks County, PA Visiting Lecturer 2001-2 Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA Glass Shop Technician 1999 Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred, NY, Installation Crew

Faculty Service
2006 Banana Factory, Bethlehem PA Donation of work to fundraising auction 2002-3 Philadelphia School for the Deaf, Philadelphia, PA Glassblowing Instructor