Morgan Peterson attended the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston from 2001-2006 and received a dual BFA in Glass and Studio for Interrelated Media. She’s studied at Pratt Fine Arts in 2010 and 2011 with Paul Cunningham, Janusz Pozniak and Walter Lieberman. Peterson studied at Pilchuck Glass School with Dick Maarquis, Nick Mount and visiting artist Dante Marioni in 2013 and with Annette Blair and Jen Eleck in 2015. She’s the hotshop manager at Martin Blank Studios in Seattle, Washington and also assists a number of artists in the hotshop and with coldworking among other things.
Morgan Peterson has received a number of awards and nominations including the 2016 Sax Nomination, Pilchuck Glass School, Seattle, WA. 2015; Peoples’ Choice Award Nomination, Pilchuck Glass School Annual Auction Gala, Seattle, WA. 2015; Peoples’ Choice Award, Pilchuck Glass School Annual Auction Gala, Seattle, WA. 2014; Partner Scholarship with Pilchuck Glass School And Pratt Fine Arts, Seattle, WA. 2013; Pilchuck Corning Scholarship Nomination, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA. 2013.