Artist: Matt Eskuche

  • Matt Eskuche began working with flameworking in 1998 and has studied with many talented contemporary makers including Emilio Santini and Cesare Toffolo.

    He teaches classes at many national and international schools and studios including Corning, Penland, and Pilchuck and exhibits his work with galleries and museums throughout the country.

    His work can be found in many publications and in the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Racine Art Museum, the Museum of Arts and Design in New York. the Lamwork Museum in Kobe Japan, the National Gallery for Foreign Art in Sofia Bulgaria, and in the Eskisiher Contemporary Glass Arts Museum in Turkyie.

  • MUSEUM COLLECTIONS
    National Gallery for Foreign Art, Sofia Bulgaria
    Eskisehir Contemporary Glass Arts Museum, Eskisehir Turkyie
    Racine Art Museum, Racine Wisconsin
    Museum of Arts & Design, New York, New York
    Kobe International Lampwork Museum, Kobe Japan
    Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS
    2010-11 “Agristocracy” Racine Art Museum WI
    2009 “The United State of America, Life Liberty and the Pursuit of Crappiness”
    The Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh PA
    2009 “Dollar Menu” Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto Canada
    GROUP EXHIBITIONS
    2015 Scope Miami FL
    2015 SOFA Chicago IL
    2013 “RE:Purposed” Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota FL
    2013 “Ceci N’est”Pas Une Pipe” Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle WA
    2012 “Fire and Sand” Mesa Arts Center AZ
    2012 “50 Years of Studio Glass” Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts KY
    2011 SOFA NY
    2011 “Tenacity” Pittsburgh Glass Center PA
    2010 “Realism” Imago Gallery, Palm Desert CA
    2010 SOFA NY
    2010 “survey of Contemporary Flameworking” Wesleyan University IL
    2009 Glass Weekend, Wheaton Village, NJ
    2009 SOFA NY
    2009 “environments: Form and Space”
    Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, TX
    2008 “New, Novel, and Never Been Shown Before”
    Racine Art Museum WI
    2008 SOFA NY
    2008 SOFA Chicago
    2007 SOFA Chicago
    2007 Glass Weekend, Wheaton Village NJ
    2006 SOFA Chicago
    2006 “Studio Glass: Decorative and Functional Objects”
    Bellevue Arts Museum WA
    2005 Glass Weekend, Wheaton Village, NJ
    2005 SOFA Chicago
    2004 SOFA Chicago
    2004 “Contemporary Goblet Exhibition” Kentucky Museum of Arts and Design