• Alison Siegel and Pamela Sabroso, Photo credit: Gabriel Cosma

  • Jocelyne Prince: Glory Studies of Unexplained Events

  • Esteban Salazar

  • Sarah Michalik

  • Teaching artist Edison Zapata with students

Through studios, classes, exhibitions and publishing, UrbanGlass is committed to furthering the use of glass as a creative medium.

Find out more about our studio and how you can get involved!

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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.

Glass 5: The Shape of Light *Semester Series Class*

Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 6 Sessions: November 8 — December 13
Sundays, 3:00 - 6:00 pm

Taking advantage of the thriving lighting design industry contained within the New York glass community, this class will use this unique environment to develop new decorative lighting pieces.

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Experience Flameworking! (1 hour private lessons)

January 16th, 10:00 – 8:00 pm

Come out to our 1 hour private flameworking lessons.  Students will learn the basics for making beautiful glass beads. Lessons can be for one or two people to be guided by an instructor in the process of melting and centering glass on a mandrel using a torch.

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An Introduction to Hot Glass

Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 6 Sessions: November 8 — December 13
Sundays, 12:00 - 3:00 pm

Blowing glass is unlike any other experience and this class will introduce you to this exciting material and teach you some approaches to working with it.

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Upcoming in the UrbanGlass Studio

Open Studios: A Recycled Holiday!

UrbanGlass Staff

Join us for UrbanGlass Open Studios, an opportunity to explore our spectacular-- and closed to the public-- 17,000 square foot facility, and learn about the ways that glass can be reused and transformed. Participate in hands-on activities, tour our incredible studios, and watch artists blow glass, manipulate glass with a torch, and more.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Art Center Hours
  • Monday Closed

  • Tuesday Closed

  • Wednesday 12-6

  • Thursday Closed

  • Friday Closed

  • Saturday 12-7

  • Sunday 12-6

From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet