Glass Art Association of Canada

Gabriela Wilson

Gabriela Wilson

Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Artist Gabriela Wilson is best known for her work incorporating glass and metal and her technical approach with minimalistic contemporary aesthetics. Her work explores the tactile and transformative qualities of glass, with a focus on kiln formed glass. Her former studies in jewellery and gemmology influence in her approach to glass.

Gabriela has studied at numerous institutes across North America, including Craft and Design at Sheridan College with a major in glass, graduate of 2014, and is currently pursuing her BA in Studio Arts at the University of Guelph with a minor in Museum Studies.

She has received multiple awards, including grants from the Ontario Arts Council and Canada Council for the Arts.