Faculty - Rick Mills
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Rick Mills, Associate Professor

Rick Mills is a glass and mixed media sculptor and an Associate Professor at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He recently taught glass casting at the Pilchuck Glass School in Stanwood, Washington. He received his BFA from Ohio State University and then an MFA from the University of Hawaii. In 1986, Mills received a Creative Glass Center of America fellowship, and 1988, he was a research fellow at the Royal College of Art in London, England. Through the years, his work has been widely exhibited locally, nationally and internationally in places such as the International Glass Kanazawa 1990, Japan; Crossings 1989 France-Hawaii; solo exhibitions at the Contemporary Museum, Hawaii in 1995, and Friesen Gallery in Seattle, Washington in 1997. He recently completed a large glass frieze commissioned by the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts for the Hawaii Convention Center. His sculptures and blown glass are in numerous collections such as the Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts; Glasmuseum, Ebeltoft, Denmark; Royal College of Art, London, England.

Installation Views

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Inherent Voice Installation


Artificial Curiosities Installation
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Shelter Line A Shelter Line B

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