Jeffrey Sarmiento

Reader in Glass


University of Sunderland

kilnformed glass, waterjet cut glass, printed glass

Dr Sarmiento has worked internationally as a Fulbright Fellow in Denmark, a Visiting Artist at UrbanGlass, and an instructor at Pilchuck Glass School. He won the International Glass Prize 2012 at Glazenhuis, Belgium and his solo exhibition at National Glass Centre in Sunderland toured to Bullseye Projects, USA. His collaborative work was also included in Glasstress Gotika at the 56th Venice Biennale. He leads National Glass Centre Research and is also Artistic Director at North Lands Creative Glass, Scotland. Encapsulating narratives of ethnicity in glass artworks is the focus of Jeffrey Sarmiento’s creative practice-based research. Combining concepts with process, his approach blends responses to ethnic contexts with techniques for embedding the graphic image in glass. Using cultural cmore...

PhD, University of Sunderland, 2011 MFA, Rhode Island School of Design, 2000

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  1. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2009) Ossify (Sunderland Museum Commission). [Show/Exhibition]
  2. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2013) Constructions Solo exhibition. [Show/Exhibition]
  3. Sarmiento, Jeffrey and Dickson, Erin (2011) Emotional Leak (artwork). [Artefact]
  4. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2012) Books and Buildings Solo Exhibition. [Show/Exhibition]
  5. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2008) Translations Solo Exhibition. [Show/Exhibition]
  6. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2012) Books and Buildings Solo Exhibition. [Show/Exhibition]
  7. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2012) International glass prize 2012. [Show/Exhibition]
  8. Panneels, Inge and Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2011) Liverpool Map (glass sculpture). [Artefact]
  9. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2011) Invisible Cities Group Exhibition. [Show/Exhibition]
  10. Sarmiento, Jeffrey (2008) Translations Solo Exhibition. [Show/Exhibition]