Clifford Rainey

Clifford Rainey was born in Northern Ireland and received his MA from the Royal College of Art in London, where he served as a lecturer from 1977 until 1984. Currently, Rainey is the Chair of the Glass Program at the California College of the Arts in Oakland, where he has taught since 1991. Rainey’s work is exhibited in numerous public collections, including the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, New York, the de Young Museum in San Francisco, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. In addition, Rainey has undertaken major public commissions in Saudi Arabia and throughout the UK.