Region: Vancouver Coast & Mountains
Ilona Barakso Lindsay has studied glass at the Alberta College of Art & Design, the Bay Area Glass Institute (BAGI), the Pratt Fine Art Centre, Red Deer College, Penland School of Craft and Pilchuck Glass School. She was a partner in Andrighetti Glassworks in Vancouver, BC for a number of years and subsequently resided in California where she was a volunteer glassblower for San Jose State University and BAGI. She coordinated the MADE IN CALIFORNIA: Glass from the Golden State exhibition in the Oakland Museum Café for BAGI in 2006 .
Her work has been exhibited in Canada, the United States and Taiwan.
In 2007, Ilona returned to Canada and she now resides in North Vancouver, BC where she continues to work in glass and precious metals as well as teaching glassblowing. She is a member of the Terminal City Glass Coop.