Hannah Gason

 

Hannah Gason is currently completing a Bachelor of Visual Arts (Glass) at the Australian National University (ANU) School of Art, Canberra. She has a background in cartography and continues to be drawn to the concepts of mapping in her visual practice.

 Hannah's work has been exhibited internationally, and is represented in the National Art Glass Collection of Australia. Hannah has been a finalist in Emerge, a recipient of an emergent artist residency at Bullseye Glass Company and has been awarded a full scholarship to attend Pilchuck Glass School. 

 

CV

Education

2012-present: Bachelor of Visual Arts (Glass), The ANU School of Art, Canberra (Studio Head - Richard Whiteley)  2002-2004:    Bachelor of Applied Science (Multimedia Cartography), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology,
                         Australia

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015:         Emerge/Evolve 2014: Rising Talents in Kiln-Glass, Bellevue Arts Museum, USA (20 February - 14 June
                   2015)

2014:         MAGE 2014, Mansfield, Australia (24 October - 3 November 2014) Emerge 2014, Bullseye Gallery,
                   Portland, USA

                   National Student Art Glass Prize 2014, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Australia

2013:          Print and Clay Symposium Exhibition, ANCA, Canberra

 

Awards

2014:           Finalist, Emerge 2014, Bullseye Glass Co., Portland, USA Highly Commended, National Student Art
                    Glass Prize 2014, Australia

                    Pilchuck Partner Full Scholarship, ANU School of Art / Pilchuck Glass School

Collections

                    National Art Glass Collection, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Australia

Professional positions & activities

2014:           Residency, Bullseye Glass Co., Portland, USA (December 2014 – January 2015)

                     Student, PHYS101: Spontaneous/Control (slumping, fusing, kiln casting, cold working), with Aimee
                     Sones & Anjali Srinivasan, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, USA

                     Studio assistant to Matthew Curtis and Harriet Schwarzrock, Queanbeyan

2013-2014:  Glass blowing assistant to Emilie Patteson, Canberra

                     Glass blowing assistant to Belinda Toll, Canberra

2013:            Print and Clay Symposium, ANU School of Art Ceramics Workshop, Canberra

                     Glass blowing assistant to Zoe Woods, Canberra

2012-2013:  Glass blowing assistant to Nadège Desgenétez, Canberra

2012:            Lino Tagliapietra Demonstration (Team: Nancy Callan, Dave Walters, Darin Denison), Canberra
                     Glassworks

                     Lino Tagliapietra Demonstration, ANU School of Art Glass Workshop, Canberra

2010:           Class on demand with Kirstie Rea, Canberra Glassworks

                     Screenprinting with Richard Blackwell, Megalo, Canberra

                     Lost wax casting with Luna Ryan, Canberra Glassworks

2009:           Cold-working with Ruth Allen, Canberra Glassworks

                     Open face casting with Kirstie Rea, Canberra Glassworks