Learn about Herman, Sam

Sam Herman was born in 1936 in Mexico City.

He studied at Western Washington State College, Bellingham,

USA, and University of Wisconsin.

A Fullbright scholarship took him to Britain where he worked at the Edinburgh College of Art.

During 1967-8 he was a Research Fellow at the Royal College of Art, London, and the following year was Visiting Lecturer at Stourbridge College of Art

In 1969 he also established 'The Glass House', Covent Garden, London.

In 1974, after four years as tutor in charge of the Glass Department, School of Ceramics and Glass, Royal College of Art, London, he came to Australia and established a glass workshop for the South Australian Craft Authority in Adelaide.

In 1978, while retaining consultant status with the Jam Factory, he built his own workshop in Adelaide.

In 1980 he returned to England and established a workshop in London, where he worked until 1990. In 1983 he became an honorary member of the Royal College of Art, London. more...
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A Studio glass vase by Sam Herman (American Born 1936), hand blown encased glass vase with bubble inclusions, signed and dated 1975, 27 cm high

Samuel (Sam) J. Herman, (1936 -) Mexico, Britain, Australia, Compressed spherical art glass vase, signed, dated 1976 and numbered 'SA836' to base, 17 cm high

Samuel (Sam) J. Herman, (1936 -) Mexico, Britain, Australia, Art glass vase, signed, dated 1976 and numbered 'SA921' to base, 14.5 cm high

Samuel (Sam) J. Herman, (1936 -) Mexico, Britain, Australia, Spherical art glass vase, signed, dated 1975, marked 'SA 492' to base, 23 cm high

Samuel (Sam) J. Herman, (1936 -) Mexico, Britain, Australia, Art glass vase, signed, dated 1976 and numbered 'SA 822' to base, 23 cm high

Sam Herman (b. 1936), green funnel glass vase of squat form with narrow neck, lime and iridescent amber coloured hand blown glass, smoothed base foot rim. Height 13 cm. Diameter 19 cm

Sam Herman, large pale green glass vase, 19 cm diameter x 22 cm high

Sam Herman, dark streaked green glass vase, 26 cm high, 18 cm wide x 13 cm deep

Sam Herman, pale green glass vase, 1978, 20 cm high, 16 cm wide x 11 cm deep

Sam Herman, gilt and blown glass organic vase, dated 1977, SA2101, 20 cm wide, 15 cm high

Sam Herman, blown glass organic vase, dated 1977, SA2099, 31 cm wide, 14 cm high

Sam Herman, blown glass organic vase, dated 1975, SA392, 28 cm high

Sam Herman, silvered blown glass organic vase, dated 1977, SA2112, 35 cm high

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