Peter Layton


Education
1962-65
 Central School of Art and Design, London (Ceramics)
1960-62  Bradford College of Art, England

Awards
2003
 Received Honorary Doctorate of Letters from the University of Bradford
2002  Awarded honorary life membership of the Contemporary Glass Society 

Exhibitions
Involved in a variety of exhibitions since the 1960’s, in Europe, USA, Canada and Australia.
 
Selected Exhibitions include;
2011
  “SOFA”  (Sculptural Objects and Functional Art) New York, USA
“International Glass Festival”, Luxembourg
2010  Recollect”, Burgh House Art Gallery, London,
UK
“British Glass Bienniale”, Stourbridge, UK
“SOFA” Chicago, USA
“Peter Layton Exhibition”, Glass Etc,  Rye UK
“Selection of works: Peter Layton”, Pyramid Gallery, York UK
2009  “Anima Mundi” – Glazen Huis, Belgium
“Chelsea Flower Show” – London, UK 
“SOFA” – New York, USA
“Glass Now” – National Liberty Museum, Philadelphia, USA
“Peter Layton and Friends” - Leon Salet ArGallery, Maastricht, NL

Public Collections:
Work held in various museums in the UK, Europe and the USA, including the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK.

Completed many major architectural commissions from the 1990’s to present.

Publications
2006
 Publication of “Peter Layton & Friends “ to coincide with touring exhibition to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the studio
1996  Publication of “Glass Art” by Peter Layton (A&C Black)

 

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