Martha Glenny has been active professionally since 1974. She holds a diploma from George Brown College and a BFA from Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. She has worked as a goldsmith in Toronto, Norway and Halifax, and has taught jewellery and design at NSCAD University and at Nunavut Arctic College. Since 1996 Martha has been a professor at George Brown College.
Her work is represented in the permanent collections of the
Nova Scotia Art Bank and the Kunstindustrimuseum in Trondheim, Norway, and has been shown in group and solo exhibitions internationally. She has received awards for her work from the Nova Scotia Designer Crafts Council, the Metal Arts Guild of Canada and the Harbourfront Craft Studios. Recent publications include The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellery Makers 2008 and Unity & Diversity