Adam Hussain FSDC

Glass Making & Stained Glass

About Adam
Adam designs and makes contemporary glass art from concept to installation for a variety of different markets; these include artworks for galleries, corporate and private commissions, public commissions and interiors for the home and businesses. Adam runs his creative business 'A H Contemporary Glass Limited' from his studio in Coventry. You can see Adam's bespoke kiln-formed glass artworks and installations on his website.
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Adam creates his kiln-formed glass art using 'Bullseye' glass sheets, stringers, powders and dichroic. He is inspired by architecture, cityscapes, geo-metric and abstract patterns. His photography is sometimes the starting point for his artworks and are included abstractly into some of his piece.

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Art and Design Foundation - Pass with Merit - Coventry University 2004-2005

Contemporary Crafts BA(Hons) - First - Coventry University 2005-2008

Student Entripreneur of the Year Winner - Coventry and Warwickshire Business Awards - 2008

The Volvo Prize Winner - Volvo Group UK - Foyer Commission - 2009

Volvo Group UK - Boardroom Commission - 2010

Godiva Awakes - Cultural Olympiad Commission - 2010-2012

Origin Exhibition - Crafts Council - London - 2011

craft&design magazine Selected Awards - Silver - 2011

Solo Glass Showcase - Carft Centre and Design Gallery, Leeds - 2012

Coventry Open - Herbert Art Gallery - 2012 and 2016

Artist in Residence - ECB Coventry University - 2009 - 2018

Craft Council's Talent Ambassador for the West Midlands 2018 & 2019

Ultimate - Society of Designer Craftsmen Exhibition - RBSA, Birmingham - 2021

‘Dreams of Colour’ Headline Exhibition - The Gallery at the Guild, Cotswolds - 2022

Warwickshire Open Studios - Blue Door Gallery, Coventry - 2022

'Transformations' Exhibition - Society of Designer Craftsmen - Bankside Gallery, London - 2022

Art in the Park - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire - 2023

'What Do You Do All Day' - Research project - University of Warwick & Culture Central - 2023

'Spirits of the Elements' Headline Exhibition - The Gallery at the Guild, Cotswolds - 2023

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