About - Hoobs Glass


Adam Whobrey a.k.a Hoobs

        Flameworking since 2001 . Adam has become world-renowned for his glass sneakers and mastered sculpting. Gaining his skills thru the art of pipemaking, Adam is mainly self-taught and sharpend his skills thru traveling the US while collaborating and sharing techiques with fellow artists. Pushing the limits of the medium. Adam has lead some of the largest collaborations ever created with borosilicate glass. He has blended cultures and help expose the underground art form to a broader audience. Including well known celebrities like, Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg, BReal, & Dan Bilzerian.

       Adam has had art exhibits throughout the US, Canada & Europe. He has taught in the US, Canada and Europe. He has been featured in multiple glass and non- glass related magazines. And his work is now collected and sold in over 18 different countries.

 

Exhibitions

2013 - Let It Ride: Goosefire Gallery, Long Beach, California

2013 - DFO - Competitor: Conerstone Glass, Eugene, Oregon

2014 - Live Art Demo: Illuzions Glass Gallery, Denver, Colorado

2014 - Symbiosis: Tacoma, Washington

2014 - Counter Culture: Habatat Gallery, West Palm Beach, Florida

2015 - In Session Tobacco Leaf Studios, Tallahasse, Florida

2015 - Live Art Demo: Grand Opening Goosefire Gallery Westminster, California

2015 - Ultra-Violet: Goosefire Gallery, Westminster, California

2015 - Pipe Classic - Competitor: Bern Gallery, Burlingtion, Vermont

2016 - Yin & Yang: Habatat Gallery, West Palm Beach, Florida

2016 - Big Galleria: BIG Show , Miami Beach Florida

2016 - Live Art Demo: Piece of Mind OC, Newport Beach, Califronia

2016 - Solection: 52nd Glass Gallery Everett, Washington

2016 - Sole Brother: Toronto, Canada

2016 - Live Art Demo: Toronto Flamworking Studio, Toronto, Canada

2016 - Live Art Demo: Cultiva  Vienna, Austria

2017 - Comic Chron: Just Another Gallery, San Diego, California

2018 - Borofield Studio : 3-day Class taught , Huddersfield, England

2018 - European Flame-Off : Invited Judge , London, England​

2019 - Spannabis Art show : RDM Gallery , Barcelona , Spain

2019 - DFO Flameoff Competitor : Peoples Choice Winner

2019 - Day of Dunks : RDM Gallery , Barcelona , Spain

Publications

2007 - Best of Glass, High Times Magazine

2012 - Best of Glass, High Times Magazine

2013 - Created Snoop Dogs Lifetime Achievement Award, High Times Magazine

2013 - Nuggerty Magazine - Cover Photo

2014 - Cover Story, OC Weekly

2015 - Art Feature, Hot Breath Magazine

2016 - Interview, Hot Breath Magazine

2016 - Cover Photo and Feature, Hot Breath Magazine

2016 - Art Feature, XXL Magazine

2018 - Interview, Vegas Cannabis