“Easel” by Mark Kobasz. Fused plate glass with glass powders. Measures 14″ W x 9″ H x 1.25″ D. 2014, signed.
Mark Kobasz received his BFA from Tyler and his MAT from University of the Arts. He has three fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, an Artist As Catalyst 2000 grant from the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, and was a Creative Glass Center of America Fellow at Wheaton Arts.
In 2006 he was given the Outstanding Educator of the Year Award from the Montco Chamber of Commerce. In 2008 he received an Educator 500 Award from the 3E Institute at Westchester University. His sculpture is in the collections of the Corning Museum of Glass, the Arco Chemical Company, Deloit Tauche Corporation, Merck Corporation, and the Wustum Museum of Fine Art.