Events

Glass events taking place around Scotland

Call to Artists! Online-Open Exhibition Opportunity

“Summer” An Online open exhibition by members of the Scottish Glass Society 1st August to 30th September 2022 CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES: Midnight Friday 8 July 2022 SGS are pleased, to announce it will be hosting a rolling series of online exhibitions to enable SGS Artists to have a platform to display their work online […]

‘Journey’ 2021 Exhibition Online Now

Our exhibition “Journey’ is online now! 15th October to Tuesday 30th November The theme of the exhibition is still ‘Journey!’ Over the last 18 months of the Covid pandemic & subsequent lockdowns, every artist has been affected. Some of us have floundered, some have thrived. Some have been touched by the virus itself, others touched […]

‘Journey’ 2021 Online open exhibition Artists Submission Form

An Online open exhibition by members of the Scottish Glass Society 15th October to Tuesday 30th November Closing Date For applications – Midnight 30th September 2021 Sadly, we have had to take the decision not to hold the 2021 exhibition in person this year.  This is due to a number of factors which are mainly […]

‘Journey’ 2021 Exhibition Artists Submission Form

Trades House, Glassford Street, Glasgow17th – 22nd September, 2021 Closing Date For applications – Midnight 15th August 2021 We are delighted to call for entries to our live exhibition. The application pack including form and information is now available to download. The theme of the exhibition is ‘Journey!’ Over the last 18 months of the […]

City of Glasgow College Art Glass Graduate Exhibit Class of 2020

City of Glasgow College Graduate Show – Art of Glass. This is a curated exhibit in Made in Stirling located in Stirling which will include eleven students and one lecturer from the HNC Art and Design/Art Glass 2020 graduation class.  Each student has submitted 3 pieces for the exhibit which will on display for the […]

SGS 2020 AGM 7 Nov, 10.30am by Zoom

The Scottish Glass Society would like to welcome you to the 2020 Annual General Meeting which will be online for the first time, due to the ongoing Government restrictions surrounding Covid-19. We have kept the agenda short but there is one new item of business – reviewing the constitution of SGS.  In order to be […]

Talk with international Glass Artist Karl Harron – The Perfect Vessel

This interactive talk will gently lead you through Karl’s concepts and ideas associated with “Form”. Form: …by which shape is determined, as distinguished from the material of which it is composed, giving it individuality and a distinctive character. Through discussions and Q&A’s the process will be to discard the superfluous and to identify and develop […]

Masterclass with Karl Harron

In partnership with City of Glasgow College we have 8 places available for members to book on the Karl Harron masterclass. This 2.5 day masterclass provides an opportunity for the investigation into the aesthetic possibilities offered by Bullseye Reflective Glass. Interaction will be the key: discussions, Powerpoint presentations andtechnical talks will encourage and enable participants […]

The Art of Scottish Glass: 40 years of the Scottish Glass Society

This exhibition marks the 40th anniversary of the Scottish Glass Society. The society was founded in 1979 and ever since it has promoted the appreciation, understanding and development of glassmaking in Scotland. The exhibition charts the history of the society and glassmaking in Scotland as well as glass education and the society’s support of emerging […]