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1710 Deer Park Lake Rd
Spruce Pine, NC, 28777
United States

About

Corey Pemberton (American b. Reston, VA 1990, Lives Penland, NC) received his BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2012. He has completed residencies at The Pittsburgh Glass Center (PA), Bruket (Bodø, NO), and is currently a Core Fellow at the Penland School of Crafts (NC).

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Education

    2008-2012

    Virginia Commonwealth University

    Bachelors of Fine Arts program; Craft and Material Studies

Additional Education and Workshops

    2017-2019

    Penland School of Craft

    Core Fellow

    2013

    Janusz Pozniak:  Hotter, Better, Faster

    Pittsburgh Glass Center, PA

    Partial Scholarship recipient

    2013

    Ethan Stern: Form and Surface, An Anatomy Lesson

    The Studio at The Corning Museum of Glass, NY

    Full Scholarship recipient    

   2012

    Dante Marioni:  Advanced Glass Blowing

    Haystack School of Crafts, ME

    Work Study Scholarship recipient

 Exhibitions

    2017

    Penland School of Crafts; Penland, NC

    Be In Touch

    2017

    Blowing Rock Art and History Museum; Blowing Rock, NC

    Fire and Form, North Carolina Glass

    2016

    Pittsburgh Glass Center; Pittsburgh, PA

    Turned On

    2015

    Bruket Gallery; Bodø, Norway

    Hands on Hands Off

    2015

    Jacksonville Center for Art; Floyd, VA

    Rhythms in Glass

    2015

    The Bascom; Highlands, NC

    American Craft Today: Glass

    2012

    Anderson Gallery; Richmond VA

 Professional Experience

    2014-2017

    John Geci Glass; glass blowing assistant, Bakersville, NC

    2015

    Devin Burgess and Jeri Virden; glass blowing assistant,  

    Greensboro, VT

    2014

    Møhl Drivsholm Glas; Assistant to Tobias Møhl and Trine

    Drivsholm.  Ebeltoft, DK    

    2014

    Penland School of Crafts; Glass studio assistant.  Penland, NC

    2012-2014

    Augusta Glass Studio; Assistant to Sam Stang and Kaeko

    Maehata.  Augusta, MO 

    2012

    Chrysler Museum of Art Glass Studio; Studio Assistant and

    Adjunct Instructor.  Norfolk, VA

 

Teaching Experience

    2017

    Pittsburgh Glass Center; Pushing Pattern

    2016

    Corning Museum of Glass

    Teacher’s Assistant to Nancy Callan

    2016

    Pilchuck Glass School

    Teacher’s Assistant to Ethan Stern

    2013

    Asheville Glass Center:  Basics and Beyond

    2012

    Chrysler Museum of Art Glass Studio:  Amorphous Solid I and II,

    Sand Casting

    2012

    Kent State University, OH

    Teacher’s Assistant to Sam Stang and Susan Taylor Glassgow;    

    Imagery on flat and blown glass.  

    2012

    Virginia Commonwealth University

    Teacher’s Assistant to Jacob Vincent and Jack Wax; beginning

    and advanced hot glass.

 

Awards

    2016

    Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Excellence in Glass

    2015

    Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Excellence in Glass

 

Residencies

    2017- Present

    Penland School of Craft; Core Fellow

    2016

    Pittsburgh Glass Center