Biography: Nejat Kavvas

Residence City: Auckland
Residence Country: New Zealand
BirthPlace: Mardin
Birthcountry: Turkey
Education:
1974 Bachelor of Pharmacy, University of Marmara, Istanbul, Turkey
2008 Glass Casting, Artstation, Auckland, NZ
2008 Silicone Moulding Course, Artstation, Auckland NZ
2009 Glass Casting Course, Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, USA
2009 Ladle casting course, California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, USA
2009 Pate de verre Course, Glass Furnace School, Istanbul, Turkey
2010 Soft & Hard Glass Flame-working Course, Stipglass, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Last Solo Exhibition:
2010 “Glassification” Flagstaff Gallery, Devonport
Last Group Exhibition:
2009 Eye Candy, Corban’s Estate Art Centre, Auckland NZ
Exhibitions:
2009 Eye Candy, Corban’s Estate Art Centre, Henderson
2010 “Exposed” Uxbridge Art Gallery, Howick
2010 Statements Gallery, Napier
Collections:
Rahmi Koc Collection, Istanbul, Turkey
Awards:
2009 Ranamok Glass Prize Finalist, Canberra, Australia