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.
Mosaic Mash-Up and More
Beginner, IntensiveIntensive | 5 Sessions: June 16 — June 20
10:00 - 5:00 pm
A five-day survey in glass allows an overview of the material, with masters of mash-up, John Drury and Robbie Miller. Explored in three states - glass mosaic, glass painting and sandcasting - group projects allow a hands-on understanding of the varied capabilities characteristic the material in its cold, warm and hot states; as approached through non-traditional means. Students will re-use, recycle and re-purpose their way to the responsible pursuit of sustainability, in creative studio practice with glass. Liquid to solid, the sky is indeed the limit.Continue Reading
Currently On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center
UrbanGlass is pleased to present the work of artists Romina Gonzales and Edison Zapata. This show will coincide with the first Spring season the studio is open to the public after 2 years of major renovations. These two artists are presenting their work and ideas as OFFCENTRE, a new design collective, that takes advantage of situations that can be seen as mistakes and exploits them to create a distinctive visual language.
Opening Reception: March 27, 6-9pm
On view through Saturday, May 17, 2014
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From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet
Coburg Glass Prize awarded to Danish artist Karen Lise Krabbe
The fourth Coburg Prize for Contemporary Glass was awarded over the weekend, with the top honor including a 15,000 Euro (more than US$ 20,000) prize going to Karen Lise Krabbe of Denmark....