Pamina Traylor is an artist and educator, currently Adjunct Professor at the California College of Arts and Crafts where she was Chair of the glass program in 1999-2000. She received her MFA from the Rochester Institute of Technology and her BA from Bryn Mawr College, with additional studies at the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Pilchuck Glass School, and San Francisco State University. In 1998 she was awarded a CCAC Faculty Development Grant and her first fellowship with the Creative Glass Center of America in 1995. She has lectured and demonstrated at schools in Australia and Japan and has taught workshops throughout the United States, including Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Penland School of Crafts, The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass and Urban Glass. Her work is exhibited internationally.
Critic Residency Essay by Robin Rice