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Stephen Nelson

Assistant Professor

Building Arts

Stephen Rich Nelson has been working as a glass artist for over 40 years. He has shown in Germany, Denmark, The Netherlands, England, Switzerland, and The United States of America.  He is in the collections of The American Museum of Glass, Millville, NJ; The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY; as well as many other corporate and private collections.


  • BFA - Tyler School of Art, Temple University
  • MFA- Rhode Island School of DesignA

Areas of Expertise:

  • Glass Sculpture
  • Drawing and Painting


  • 1988: Fellowship -- Masterworks Session, Millville, NJ | Creative Glass Center of America        
  • 1987: Fellowship, PA Council on the Arts, Harrisburg, PA
  • 1986: Fellowship, Creative Glass Center of America, Millville, NJ
  • 1983: Teaching Assistant, Pilchuck Glass Center,Stanwood, WA