Gary Bodker is a New Jersey-born artist and designer working in glass. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design’s prestigious B.F.A. Glass program, Bodker established his own practice asGary Bodker Designsin Portland, Oregon in 2014. With a high level of technical mastery,hebalances his tendency towards minimalism with the use of saturated color, bridging the gap between functional and decorative works. Bodkerhas been a presenter at Glass Art Society’s Norfolk Conference, a panelist on MadeHere PDX/International Interior Design Association’s Makers Forum, and was featured in Surface Magazine’s 4/20 Gift Guide in 2018.