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.
Introduction to Glassblowing Fridays Part 2
Beginner, Weekly ClassWeekly Class | 8 Sessions: January 17 — March 7
Fridays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
This class is a continuation of the introduction to glassblowing class. Students will continue to build on basic hand skills and a fundamental understanding of the way blown glass works as they explore more complicated shapes and techniques and learn to control form. Color techniques such as overlays and wraps will be introduced and teamwork at the bench will be encouraged.Continue Reading
Introduction to Stained Glass
Beginner, Weekly ClassWeekly Class | 7 Sessions: January 15 — March 5
Tuesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Learn to make your own panels or other forms while mastering the fundamentals of glass cutting, assembly, and design. Enjoy individualized attention, work at your own pace, and explore different techniques.Continue Reading
Currently On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center
Featuring almost 2,000 drinking glasses from artists, designers, and community members from around New York City and around the world, A Tree Grows is a site specific, participatory installation by Katherine Gray that uses the tree as a metaphor to speak about community.
On view through Saturday, January 4, 2014
Art Center Hours
From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet
GALLERY: Scenes from the Jonathan Christie Memorial Event
Billed as "A Celebration of Jon's Life and Achievements," a memorial event took place at the Chihuly Boathouse on Sunday Oct 20th from 11 AM to 2 PM, where the Evelyn...