• Sarah Michalik

  • Jocelyne Prince: Glory Studies of Unexplained Events

  • Esteban Salazar

  • Teaching artist Edison Zapata with students

  • Joseph Cavalieri

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.

Creative Concepts in Kilnforming

Intensive | 5 Sessions: August 10 — August 14
6:00 - 10:00 pm

Through group exercises and one-on-one attention, this class will explore aspects of the creative process from developing ideas and working in the sketchbook to executing work in glass and preparing work for and firing it in the kiln. 

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Light: Beyond Transparency

October 18th, 10:00 – 5:00 pm

It is the intent of this one day workshop to focus on OBSERVATION and explore a conceptual approach to MANIFESTING these observations in the built environment.

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Stained Glass Studies

Intensive | 5 Sessions: August 17 — August 21
6:00 - 10:00 pm

Designed for all experience levels, beginners learn fundamental design, glass cutting, and assembly methods to create their own stained glass pieces, while experienced students can explore advanced techniques like, glass painting, sandblasting, and plating to develop more intricate works.

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Currently On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center

New Work: The UrbanGlass MFA Exhibition

New Work features 4 artists from around the United States: Doreen Garner, Shaun Griffiths, Tatara Siegel, and Kim Watters, all recent MFA recipients.

On view through Saturday, August 22, 2015

Photo: Doreen Garner, Bissect (detail)

Art Center Hours
  • Monday Closed

  • Tuesday Closed

  • Wednesday 12-6

  • Thursday 12-6

  • Friday 12-7

  • Saturday 12-7

  • Sunday 12-6

From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet