Jared D. Last
Address: B 2508 19 st NW Calgary AB, T2M 3V4
with distinction 2011- 2016 Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Alberta.
High School Diploma
(Honors) 2008 Wetaskiwin Composite High School, Wetaskiwin, Alberta.
October 2016- ACAD/ATB Financial Art Vault Gallery present: Hear, Tell
October 2016 New Craft Coalition fall show, ACAD emerging artist booth
May 2016 ACAD Grad Show 2016
April 2016 Living Glass History presents: Takt Time
March 2016 ACAD NASAD showcase, 4th year selections
January 2016 Glass Art Society International Online Student |Exhibition, 2nd place, Juried Selection Catalogue
November 2015 Alberta College of Art and Design Winter Show and Sale, Calgary, AB
August 2015 Ophemeral: an exhibition of Illusion. Plethora Artist Guild, Loft 112, Calgary AB
April 2015 ACAD Glass department Spring Exhibition
FINA 451 presents: Ultrapiece. Untitled Art Society, Calgary, AB
January 2015 RAW artists presents: Visionary. RAW artists, The Standard, Calgary, AB
December 2014 Glass Art Society International Online Student Exhibition. www.Glassart.org.
April 2014 ACAD Glass department Spring Exhibition
March 2014 Living Glass History exhibition, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB
March 2011-2016 Alberta College of Art and Design Spring Show and Sale, Calgary, AB.
November 2011-2015 Alberta College of Art and Design Winter Show and Sale. Calgary, AB.
January 2016 Glass Art Society 2015 International Student Exhibition Juried Selection Catalogue. Glass Art Society. Issuu.com. Web. Jan. 1, 2015. http://issuu.com/glassartsociety/docs/2015_int_l_student_exhibit_catalogu
August 2015 Smith, Margaret. “OPhemeral- A Second Glance.” Web blog post. Plethora Artist Guild. Wordpress.com. 5 September 2015. Web. 13 September 2015.
August 2015 Last, Jared. “Jared Last Interview.” Flesh and Bone Magazine 14. 1 August 2015. Web. 13 Sept. 2015. http://issuu.com/fleshbonemagazine/docs/august2015
September - Studio assistant and part time instructor to Julia Reimer and Tyler Rock, December 2016 Firebrand glass studio, Black Diamond, AB
July-August 2016 Artist/art team assistant lead, Village Stage, Shambhala Music Festival, Salmo, B.C.
Summer 2016 Glass blowing assistant to David Martin
part time Studio assistant to Julia Reimer and Tyler Rock, Firebrand glass studio, Black Diamond, AB
Summer 2015 Glass blowing assistant to Ryan Gaudreault, Calgary AB
Jan. to April 2015 Part-time Teaching assistant For Robert Lewis, Hot Glass 102, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary AB
Sept- Dec-2014 Teaching assistant for Jim Norton, Hot Glass 102, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB
July -August 2014 Artist/ Art team assistant, Village Stage, Shambhala Music Festival, Salmo B.C.
Jan. to April 2014 Teaching assistant for Jim Norton, Hot Glass 102, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, AB
September 2013 Artist assistant, Speaker City installation for Beakerhead Engineering and Arts Festival, PK sound. Calgary AB
July-August 2013 Artist/ art team assistant, Village Stage, Shambhala Music Festival, Salmo B.C.
Awards and Scholarships:
April 2016 Tyman and Victor Brosz memorial Glass Scholarship.
2nd place nominee for ACAD Board of Governor’s award for glass
January 2016 Pilchuck Glass School Travel scholarship, Glass Art Association of Canada
January 2016 2nd place, Glass Art Society International Student Exhibition, Juried Selection
Feb. 2015 Corning Museum of Glass travel Scholarship
2011-2015 3 time recipient of the Jason Lang scholarship
July 2016 “Mastering minimal” with instructor Sean O'neil. Session 4, Pilchuck Glass School 2016 summer program.
June 2015 “Why be Normal? From Classical to Cutting Edge.” 1 week intensive seminar with Glass artist John Miller. The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
March 2014 Glass Art Society Conference, Chicago, Illinois
November 2016 The President’s Pitchers, ACAD administration
October 2016 Circa Vintage Art Glass, 226A 9 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0T1