David Beliën

Curriculum Vitae

2000 Greduated from Art Academy in Tilburg (NL)

2003 Secondary School for Applied Arts in Glass, in Železny Brod,(CZ)

2004-2008: Working freelance and assisting in several studio’s in Czech, (school in Novy Bor, Skelna Hut in Hrdejovice)

Netherlands (GlassMuseum Hoogeveen, van Tetterode Glass Amsterdam)

Belgium (Het Glazen Huis, Lommel) – (2007)

Founding DAoGlas .

2008-2009: Study trip to Orrefors, KostaBoda in Sweden Visiting Bertil Vallien studio, Transjö Glasshytan. Started working at Hotmarks Glasblazerij in Orvelte (NL).

2009-2010: Experience Trip to Maui – Blowing Lava on Big Island Hawaii (watch on youtube) – Experience trip to Portland – Blowing glass at Elements glass Portland (OR) Eugene Glass school (OR) and Lincoln City Glass centre (OR)

2010-2011: Working at Lincoln City Glass centre (OR) – Hotmarks Glasblazerij in Orvelte (NL) – Van Tetterode Glass in Amsterdam (NL)- start working at Nationaal Glasmusuem Glasblazerij in Leerdam (NL)

2011-2012: Working at Nationaal Glasmuseum Glasblazerij in Leerdam (NL) – Van Tetterode Glass in Amsterdam – Internship Private studio in Makawao on Maui (HI) – Makai Glass, Hailemaile on Maui

2014-2015: Experience Trip to Maui and SanDiego (CA) – blowing glass at SDGlassblowing, Starfeather studio and ArtHell studio.

2012 – 2018: Mainly working at the National Glassmuseum in Leerdam and Van Tetterode Amsterdam).

2018 – present: Living and working in own buildt studio in Zutphen.