David Goldhagen ( - ) uses traditional glassblowing methods to create his unique style of layering color and form. He is known for blending multiple colors and certain metals, such as silver, into abstract designs. Goldhagen got a B.A. from Tulane University in Louisiana, and has studied at Penland School of Crafts and the Pilchuck Glass School. He opened his own glass studio in 1979. His glass pieces are part of several permanent collections, which include the Cerebral Palsy Foundation, Coca-Cola, the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, the North Carolina Museum of History, and the Jewish Museum of Philadelphia.