Exhibitions & Programming

Currently On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center

  • January 26th, 7:00 – 8:00 pm

2015 Visiting Artist Julianne Swartz will discuss her experiments in the UrbanGlass studios, and will perform with the glass and ceramic objects made during her residency.

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  • February 1st - April 1st, 2017

As an exhibition theme, Dead Horse Bay offers a chance to examine reuse of glass, the history of glassware in consumer goods, and how the sonic and tactile experience with glass at the place, in all its luminous colors, can be an unexpected muse. Opening reception: Wednesday, February 1st from 6-9pm.

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  • February 8th - March 31st, 2017

"I like to walk down unfamiliar streets and through neighborhoods I don't know." 

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  • February 11th, 1:00 – 5:00 pm

Dynomite! Celebrate UrbanGlass' 1977 founding and get down in our groovy studios, with hands on activities, glassblowing demonstrations and more, along with a disco soundtrack full of 70s hits. Can you dig it? 

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  • May 24th - June 30th, 2017

Since 2013 Aaron Pexa has been making video works that are informed by his previous career in architecture and urban planning. Aaron Pexa: The Spoils of Annwn will present, for the first time, an multi-media installation inspired by “Preiddeu Annwn,” an epic poem found in the Book of Taliesen, one of the most famous Middle Welsh manuscripts. 

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