Rotzsch Torsten

Born 10.03.1982, Dresden, Germany.

2002-2005 studies at Glass school Zwiesel, glass design.
2005, 2006 teaching assistant at Bildwerk Frauenau.
2005, 2006 assistant for Sandfish Ltd. Michael Ruh in London, by the
     "SE SAM" program of the Leonardo da Vinci foundation.
2006 "An in depth introduction to Venetian glassblowing" with William Gudenrath at the Corning Museum of Glass.
2007-2008 glass blower in Hameln, Germany.
2008-2017 glass blower at the Glashuette Gernheim, Germany.
2009, 2010, 2014 guest glass blower at the "Roman glass furnace project" PAM Museum in Zottegem.
2010 “An American - Venetian Experience" masterclass at North lands Creative Glass Center with D. Marioni & B. Moore.
2013 State prize in the glass category for arts and crafts at the state of Nordrhein-Westfalen 2013.
2013 Special prize at 1. glass prize of the city of Hadamar.
2013 ”manu factum 2013” state prize exhibition for Arts and Crafts Museum in Dortmund, Germany.
2014 “BKV price for young art & crafts" crafts council Munich.
2015 International Glass Prize Lommel at the Glazenhuis in Lommel, Belgium.
2015 3th prize "lmmenhausen Glassprize".
2019 "Dissolving Boundaries", course with Ben Cobb and Nadege Desgenetez at the Pilchuck Glass school, USA.
Since 2020 teaching at University of Art and Design Burg Giebichenstein Halle, Germany.
2022 Coburg Glassprize 2022 in Veste Coburg, Germany.