Glass Art Association of Canada

Gabriela Wilson

Gabriela Wilson

Toronto , On, Canada

Emerging 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 in 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. Gabriela is in her fifth year of residency at the Living Arts Center's glass studio, in Mississauga, Ontario. She has received multiple awards; including grants from the Ontario Arts Council and Canada Council for the Arts.