Stephen Paul Day lives in New Orleans and works part-time in Berlin. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Louisiana State University in 1977 and then attended the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts in Paris where he received a Diplôme Technique in lithography, intaglio and stained glass in 1980. In 1984 Day received a Master of Fine Arts in sculpture and glass at LSU where he also studied video. Day has traveled all over the world making glass and teaching. His paintings and sculptures have been exhibited in the United States as well as internationally. His work is in many collections including the Corning Museum of Glass, New York; the Montreal Museum of Fine Art, Quebec; the Kunokube Glass Museum, Nagahama, Japan; and the Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Day has received many prestigious awards including a Krasner Pollack grant, a Medaille de Bronze for the salon de Paris and a career grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation for an installation exhibited during the 2008 Prospect.1 biennial in New Orleans.