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.
Interdisciplinary Approach to Mold Making and Casting
Beginner, Weekly ClassWeekly Class | 10 Sessions: April 8 — June 10
Tuesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
This workshop is perfect for the student looking to turn non-glass items into glass and a variety of other materials such as clay, resin, plaster, crayons, jell-o, ect. We will use the lost wax cast process for glass, and will cover many mold making techniques including silicone, rubber, plaster and mother molds. Please bring a multitude of objects to cast and be ready to have fun.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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Pittsburgh Glass Center to exhibit work by four emerging female artists
The Pittsburgh Glass Center’s newest exhibition titled, "Breaking Through: Moving 4ward," is slated to open at the Hodge Gallery on May 2, 2014 and run through July 20, 2014. The four up-and-coming...