Ieva Birģele

Graduated from the Art Academy of Latvia, Faculty of Visual Plastic Arts, Department of Glass Art (BA), Riga, Latvia, 2017, and from the E. Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław, Faculty of Glass and Ceramic, Department of Glass (MA), Poland, 2019.
Awarded several grants for creative work by the State Culture Capital Foundation (SCCF). Expanded her knowledge and experience through her work in glass studios in Lithuania, Latvia, and the Czech Artists Republic during ERASMUS+ Internship programmes and international symposia.
Participated in a several group exhibitions and glass contests in the Czech Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, and Poland.
Works in the collection of Museum of Glass in Kamenický Šenov, the Czech Republic.
Created her own brand – Glass Berries
She works in various techniques but is particularly focused on hot glass.