2009 Finalist

Matthew CurtisQueanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia

Amber & Teal Span

Mould blown and cold worked glass, metal base
167 H x 55 W x 12 D cm

The exquisite and intricate architecture of microscopic organic structures informs this body of work.

In sculpting this form, the controlled yet loosely determined envelopes of air provide the internal structure. Whilst grinding the components, the thickness of the glass affords an interaction between the solid depths and delicate edges.

Photographer: Rob Little

All entries as Finalist


Harriet Schwarzrock
Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia

17/8/1964 Luton, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom


  • 1991, Apprenticeship, Denizen Glass Studio, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Last Solo Exhibition

  • 2013, A Line of Symmetry, Sabbia Gallery, Paddington, New South Wales, Australia

Last Group Exhibition

  • 2013, International Invitational, Habatat Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan, United States

Public/Private Collections

  • National Gallery, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
  • National Glass Collection, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia


  • 2006, New Work Grant (Established Artist), Australia Council for the Arts, Australia