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Painting workshop – Autumn 2015

The Architectural Glass Centre, the commercial arm of the Swansea School of Architectural Glass, is continuing its programme of glass painting workshops/masterclasses with Jonathan Cooke in 2015.

blown glass with ceramic lid

Scots shine at British Glass Biennale

After months of anticipation, the winners of the British Glass Biennale, the highlight of the International Festival of Glass, have been announced. Scotland-based artists made up 14 of the 77 successful exhibitors and took three of the nine prizes up for grabs at the Biennale awards ceremony held on Wednesday 27 May. The Biennale is […]

For Sale: Kilncare glass flatbed kiln

Model – FK9/270 Controller – IPCO 3300/3 Internal Size  w x d x h  2050mm x 1050mm x 265mm External Size   2450mm x 1600mm x 1240mm Power    18.5 KW Supply Voltage    Three Phase and Neutral Maximum Temperature    960°C Built in May 2007 and has been in its current location since September 2008. This kiln has […]

Glass panel with pink and blue flower and Dylan Thomas quotation

‘Harmony’ Exhibition

This exhibition of contemporary glass art has been organised as part of the recent centenary celebrations to mark Dylan Thomas’ birth. Artists worldwide were invited to submit glass panels in response to the word ‘Harmony’. The Dylan Thomas International Awards for Glass and Poetry were organised and curated by the University of Wales Trinity St […]

Request from Scottish Glass Society: Call to SGS Members

The SGS have a space at the Ruskin Glass Centre as part of the International Festival of Glass on Saturday 30th May from 1.30 – 2.30pm. Our space is close to the British Glass Biennale exhibition space so hopefully lots of people will be passing by. We want to use this space to promote the society and, as […]

Scottish Glass Artists Opportunity NLCG

North Lands Creative Glass (NLCG), as part of its conference programme in September 2015, would like to illustrate the quality and diversity of contemporary glass art and craft in Scotland. To do this we invite Scottish glass artists to submit 1 – 3 images of their work, together with a short statement in the form […]

‘Lets Talk About The Work….’

An evening hosted by North Lands Creative Glass at the Biennale exhibition. A chance to meet exhibiting artists and hear more about their selected works. Members of the North Lands team will be available with information about their current program and opportunities on offer.  It will be possible to sign up for this event during […]

Artist Commission Opportunity / Reconfiguring Ruins

Reconfiguring Ruins brings together the School of Advanced Study, University of London, the Open University, Newcastle University and Sheffield University, The NewBridge Project in Newcastle and the Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA) in London. We invite visual artists and filmmaker to apply for an artist commission opportunity to create new work on the theme of […]

Scottish Sculpture Workshop Residencies (Aberdeen)

Dates of residency: Dates available over August and September 2015. Cost: £560 per month. Application deadlines: Applications are assessed on an ongoing basis however the last deadline for this opportunity is 5pm on 28th of June 2015, with some places already booked so don’t hold back! The programme follows the calendar month, starting generally on […]

BBC Radio 2 Artist in Residence

The search has begun for BBC Radio 2’s first ever Artist in Residence. BBC Radio 2 are looking for a professional artist to undertake a 12 month residency at Radio 2, getting a golden pass to attend some of the most exciting arts and music events across the year, such as Glastonbury, Edinburgh Festivals and […]