Through studios, classes, exhibitions and publishing, UrbanGlass is committed to furthering the use of glass as a creative medium.
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Classes at UrbanGlass offer students of all ages the opportunity to explore the endless possibilities of glass. Educational programming includes everything from classes for teens to master classes for professional artists. Weekly classes, week-long intensives, and two-day workshops make learning at UrbanGlass available to students of all levels and interests.
UNDERGROUND MOSAIC: Glass Mosaic in a New York Minute
Weekly ClassWeekly Class | 6 Sessions: January 25 — March 8
Sundays, 12:00 - 4:00 pm
Learn the basics of glass mosaic. Students will learn to create glass mosaics for both in and outdoors, investigating also those historical mosaics spread throughout the NYC subway system and environs.Continue Reading
Currently On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center
Material Location has two aims. First, to catalogue the range of glassmaking activities in New York City, both within and outside of the hub of UrbanGlass. Secondly, to explore the state-the conceptual location-of glassmaking and glass thinking at this time. To these ends, the artists included in Material Location explore a range of processes and conceptual approaches related to glass.
On view through Saturday, March 7, 2015
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Corning Museum acquires five new works for contemporary art wing opening in March
The Corning Museum of Glass has announced the acquisition of five new works destined for the institution's highly anticipated New Contemporary Art + Design Wing, opening March 20, 2015. The works by...