Elaine Miles

Elaine Miles

Elaine Miles is an early career Australian glass artist working with glass and sound installations. Elaine is trained in Venetian blowing techniques and is currently creating Australia’s first glass orchestra.

Utilizing collaborations with new music percussionists and sound engineers, Elaine creates live performance based exhibitions using original experimental sound compositions inspired by hand blown glass. She has been practicing as a professional glass artist exhibiting work internationally since 2001 and is a recipient of several major grants and awards, including a 3.5-year Australian Postgraduate Award Scholarship, International Travel and New Work Development grants for the Australia Council and the Ian Potter Foundation.  She has also received International Touring support from Arts Victoria.

Elaine currently lectures in glassblowing at Monash University in Australia and has a promising career ahead of her.

Critic Residency Essay by Robin Rice

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