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Biography: Angus Powers

Angus Powers

Angus Powers, Associate Professor of Glass, is currently the Glass Area Head at the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Powers attended the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University where he earned his BFA; he received his Masters of Fine Art from the Tyler School of Art at Temple University. His work has been experimental and has meandered through all types of venues and has focused on glass, light, technology, craft, and design.

He has work in the collections of Museum of American Glass and the Glasmuseet Ebeltoft (Glass Museum in Ebeltoft), in Denmark. Powers has done live demonstrations at three Glass Art Society conferences and sat on the on jury for New Glass Review, volume 36, a publication from The Corning Museum of Glass. He has led workshops at The Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, The Studio at The Corning Museum of Glass and has received three Excellence in Teaching awards during his tenure at Alfred University.