Balázs Sipos

Studied at the ceramic department and at the glass department in the Zichy Mihály Arts and Crafts Technical College, Kaposvár, Hungary, 1993–1998. Graduated from the Glass Design Department at the Hungarian University of Arts and Design (currently the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, MOME), Budapest, Hungary, 2003. Worked as a designer at the Ajka Crystal Glass Factory Ltd., 2003–2006. In 2004 he founded the High M Manufacture where he works as the main designer.

Received the Lajos Kozma Art and Crafts Fellowship, 2007–2009, and the Noémi Ferenczy Prize, Hungary, 2011. He was listed among the world's top 100 glass artists in 2007 and in 2010 by the Neues Glas magazine.

He has held 5 individual exhibitions in Hungary and Spain, including Galería Odalys S.L., Madrid, Spain, 2015. He has also participated in 25 group exhibitions in Hungary, Austria, Denmark, Scotland, and Spain, including the European Glass Context 2008, Bornholm, Denmark. Selected for the New Glass Review, 2007, 2010.

He has worked on the development of a new glass forming procedure called casting. His inspirations come mostly from nature, and from the everyday life of people.