• Graham Caldwell: Emergence Watching Machine

  • Bill Couig

  • Esteban Salazar

  • Jocelyne Prince: Glory Studies of Unexplained Events

  • Erica Rosenfeld

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

Established in New York City in 1977, UrbanGlass fosters experimentation and advances the use and critical understanding 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.

Stemware Survey

Intensive
Intensive | 5 Sessions: May 8 — May 12
6:00 - 10:00 pm

This class will explore a variety of ways to build goblets. 

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Cut & Flow- Kilnforming

Intensive
Intensive | 4 Sessions: May 30 — June 8
6:00 - 10:00 pm

Through cutting and fusing flat sheet glass in multiple kiln firings, students will have the opportunity to create complex patterns of their own design.

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It’s Always Sunny in the Neon Studio

Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 6 Sessions: April 19 — May 24
Wednesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Whether you are a total novice or at the beginner level, this class will either kickstart your skills to bend and weld your own one-of-a-kind neon sign, or provide you with more detailed insight to execute your ideas to their maximum potential.

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On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center

New Work: The UrbanGlass MFA Exhibition

Every two years UrbanGlass presents work by artists who have recently received their MFA. Proposals are submitted by artists from around the country and a jury selects 4 artists to present new bodies of work during the exhibition. 

On view through Saturday, May 6, 2017

Photo: Zac Weinberg, Uncertainty in the Face of Doubt, 2016 Glass tubing, mercury, aluminum, transformers, 36 x 72 x 11"

Art Center Hours
  • Monday Closed

  • Tuesday 12-7:30

  • Wednesday 12-7:30

  • Thursday 12-7:30

  • Friday 12-7:30

  • Saturday 11-7:30

  • Sunday 11-6

From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet