Emerge 2018: Rising Talent in Kiln-Glass

June 23 - September 8, 2018


The tenth biennial juried kiln-glass exhibition for emerging artists sponsored by Bullseye Glass Company. This year's 43 finalists were selected by a three-person jury from over 280 entrants. This year's jury consisted of Benedict Heywood, Heidi Schwegler, and Diane Wright. Learn more  at  http://www.bullseyeglass.com/art/emerge2018.html


Emerge 2018 will run in conjunction with Evolve 2018, a curated exhibition featuring former Emerge finalists and award winners.


Bullseye Projects

300 NW 13th Avenue

Portland, Oregon




Gold Award 

Saman KalantariStill Life


Silver Award 

Clare PetersIn Honour of Seeking, In Honour of Knowing, In Honour of Wisdom


Bronze Award 

Dagmara BieleckaOrganica 1 


Crossover Award  

Allison Leigh Holt:  Lens 2


Gold Academic 

Joshua Kerley  (Royal College of Art): Making Connections (Pink & Grey Arch, Yellow & Grey Block,  and Khaki Glass & Polystyrene)


Silver Academic 

Rose-Mary Faulkner  (Australian National University School of Art): Bare (6-8)


Bronze Academic 

Jade Tapson (University of Sunderland): Scale II



Honorable Mention 

Andy Plummer: I Moved On Her Like a Bitch


Honorable Mention

Kalina BańkaNoise


Honorable Mention

Evelyn Gottschall BakerBones - Group