• Graham Caldwell: Emergence Watching Machine

  • Bill Couig

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

  • Esteban Salazar

  • Jocelyne Prince: Glory Studies of Unexplained Events

  • Erica Rosenfeld

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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.

Movement, Muscles and Material: Introduction to glassblowing and body mechanics

Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 6 Sessions: November 6 — December 18
Sundays, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Which muscles should I engage while gathering hot glass out of the furnace? What should my body alignment look like when I sit at the bench?  This course is good for new and returning students who want to bust through unproductive habits and create a practice that builds skills through physical awareness. 

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Borosilicate Beads and Pendants

Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 6 Sessions: September 14 — October 26
Wednesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Take your flameworking skills to the next level by a range of flameworking techniques through hollow bead and pendant forms. 

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Upcoming in the Agnes Varis Art Center

Nancy Cohen: Hackensack Dreaming

Cohen's installation transforms the gallery and explores fragility, perseverance, and the new realities produced by the collision of the human and natural worlds. Curated by Midori Yoshimoto. Opening reception: Wednesday, September 7th from 6-9pm. 

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Art Center Hours
  • Monday Closed

  • Tuesday Closed

  • Wednesday 12-6

  • Thursday 12-6

  • Friday 12-7

  • Saturday 11-7

  • Sunday 11-6

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