ARTIST & OWNER, DUNCAN MCCLELLAN GALLERY & DMG SCHOOL PROJECT, ST. PETERSBURG
Since opening in 2010 as a gallery, studio and living space, McClellan facility has grown to include a state-of-the-art hot glass studio. McClellan also founded the non-profit DMG School Project, dedicated to bringing arts education to the public, with a focus on school outreach. The hot glass studio hosts emerging artists’ residencies and glass-blowing demonstrations for the public.
|EDUCATION||I consider myself a lifelong learner.|
|PROFESSIONAL EVOLUTION||Glass-blowing had caught my attention even as a child, and I was fortunate to study in New York and Murano, Italy, under some wonderful teachers. Glass has become my life.|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I love gardening, bees and orchids, as well as glass art! I’m also a great cook.|
|FLORIDA ISSUE||Ecosystem preservation, affordable housing for its young creative population, and the sustainability of its arts community|