Selected exhibitions and forthcoming events.
2022 British Glass Biennale. Stourbridge, UK
2022 Coburg glass prize exhibition. Germany
2020 "Back on Tour" European museum of Modern Glass. Rodental, Germany.
2020 "DNA" Solo show. The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh. Scotland
2019 "Back on Tour" Finnish National Glass Museum. Riihimaki, Finland
2019 Tutor Glass Engraving, The Studio, Corning Museum of Glass, NY State USA
2019 "Inspired London Glass Blowing Gallery UK
2018 "Luxe" New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham UK
2018 Mixed exhibition Cyfartha Castle. Wales UK
2018 "International glass engraving" Venice Glass week. Murano, Italy
2018 "Art and Science" University of Pecs. Hungary
2018 International Glass Prize finalist exhibition. Toyama Glass Museum. Japan
2018 Teaching at Boda Glass Factory, Sweden
2018 Presentation and exhibition at Johansfors Gallery, Sweden
2018 "Fabulous beasts club" Solo show at The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh. UK
2018 Teaching at West Dean College, Sussex, UK
2017 British Glass Biennale. Stourbridge. UK
2017 Teaching at Bild-werk, Frauenau, Germany
2017 Glass engraving network exhibition. Immenhausen museum. Germany
2017 “CGS at Etienne Gallery” Netherlands
2017 "Peter Layton 80th celebration" London Glassblowing
2016 “Black to white and back again” CGS at London glassblowing gallery
2016 “Mirror mirror” Solo show, Eisch gallery, Frauenau, Germany.
2016 Teaching at Bild-werk, Frauenau, Germany.
2016 “Connections” CGS at Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK.
2015 Glashaus X Parndon Mill, Essex, UK
2015 Teaching at Bild-werk, Frauenau, Germany.
2015 Demonstrator 'Art in Action' Waterperry House, Oxford. UK.
2015 “Gravur on Tour” exhibition visiting 7 European countries
2015 British Glass Biennale, International festival of Glass, Stourbridge. UK
2015 “Ripples”CGS exhibition Pyramid Gallery, York. UK
2014 Vitrum Balticum glass biennale, Kaunas, Lithuania
2014 Dr Fishcer Fine art Studio Glass auction. Zweisel, Germany
2014 “Glastage” Zweisel, Germany
2014 “Flitting” Kristallmuseum Johansfors, Sweden
2014 Guild of Glass Engravers International Engraved Glass. London
2014 Glasshaus IX Parndon Mill, Essex. UK
2014 Coburg Glass prize finalists exhibition Germany
2014 'Body Talk' Glasmuseet Denmark
2013 Ramadan art fair. Ghaf art gallery, Abu Dhabi. UAE
2013 'Gravur International' Eisch Gallery, Frauenau. Germany
2013 RBSA prize exhibition. Birmingham.uk
2013 Galerie Zofier, Nieuweschoot, Netherlands
2013 Johansfors Kristallmuseum, Sweden
2012-13 'Entomos' Exhibit A Corning New York USA
2013 'New glass, ancient skill, contemporary artform.' Blackwell Arts&Crafts House Cumbria UK
2012 'Back to the Future' Broadfield House Glass Museum UK
2012 '21st century engraved glass' Red House Glass Cone, Stourbridge UK
2012 Demonstrator Art in Action, Waterperry House, Oxford UK
2012 'Glass games' CGS. Redchurch Street Gallery London UK
2012 'Heavenly sent' London Glassblowing Gallery UK
2011 Launch exhibition 'Craft&Design month' London Glassblowing Gallery UK
2010 'Glass collaborations' International Festival of Glass. Stourbridge UK
2010 '21st century engraved glass' Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge UK
2010 'Handmade at Fortnums' Fortnum & Mason, London UK
2010 Exhibit a Corning, New York USA
2010 Majlis Gallery, Dubai UAE
2009/10 Corning museum of Glass New York USA
2009 The Houghton Gallery, Corning New York USA
2008 British Glass Biennale Stourbridge UK
2008 Eisch Gallery Frauenau Germany
2008 Cork Street open exhibition, London UK
2006 British Glass Biennale Stourbridge UK
2006 Cambridge Contemporary Art 'Summer exhibition' Cambridge UK
Education and Employment
1979 BA.hons Design North Staffs Polytechnic
1979 1986 Employed as a medical and technical illustrator at the Open University, Update publications and Charing Cross and Westminster medical school
1986 2004 Freelance illustrator
1994 Glass painter and sandblaster
2004 2005 and 2015 engraving courses at West Dean, Sussex. Tutor Tracey Sheppard FGE and Katharine Coleman MBE FGE
2004-to present. Glass engraver
2008 summer course at Pilchuck glass school USA. Tutors Jiri Harcuba, April Surgent
2015 2016 and 2017 teaching at Bild-werk Summer Academy. Germany
2018 Teaching at West Dean College
2018 Teaching at Boda Glass Factory, Sweden
Awards and Acquisitions
2006 Winner, Watershed prize for excellence in art. Hereford UK
2007 Shortlisted finalist, Worshipful company of Glass Sellers award engraved glass category.
2008 Winner, Worshipful company of Glass Sellers trophy at the national exhibition of the Guild of Glass Engravers
2008 Arts Council travel award to attend Pilchuck Glass School
2008 Nominated for 'Corning award' Pilchuck Glass School
2009 'wimmin swimmin' plate acquired by Broadfield House Glass Museum
2009 Advantage West Midlands award to attend GAS conference, Corning USA
2008 Assessed Associate Fellow of the Guild of Glass Engravers
2011 Elected Fellow of the Guild of Glass Engravers
2015 Gold award and winner of glass category, craft&design selected maker awards.
2016 “mirror mirror 3” acquired by Glasmuseum Frauenau Germany
2017 Runner up "glass association award" British glass biennale
2018 Wimbledon Championship artist with Katie Huskie, and Commission
2022 "insomniac" acquired by European Museum of Modern Glass, Germany
'Through a glass darkly'. Craft&design Magazine issue 225 Jan 2013. Double page feature on my work 'Memory cloud' plus images.
'The flow' magazine. Fall 2012. Text and images pages 8-10.
Craft Magazine issue 237 July/Aug image pages 15-16.
The National newspaper, weekend edition. UAE March 15th 2012
'Back to the Future' exhibition catalogue 2012. Broadfield House Glass Museum, cover and inside.
Glassengravers.blogspot.com 'the many faces and delicate work of Nancy Sutcliffe'
Glashaus 3-2010 'Fantastiche figuren von Nancy Sutcliffe'
Scarlet opus, trendsblog.co.uk/?p=8161 'Tea with Nancy'
Scarlet opus trendsblog.co.uk/?p=11783 'Star award'
'Same difference' exhibition catalogue 2009 'From Stourbridge to Frauenau to Corning'
Craft Magazine issue 213 july/aug 2008
British Glass Biennale catalogue 2006, 2008 and 2015
Time out Abu Dhabi feature 2016
Cover pic and feature in Stained Glass Quarterly. The American stained glass association publication. Summer edition 2016
Solo show "Fabulous beasts club" images in Scottish Times and Herald Scotland March 7th 2018