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CMOG Opportunities

Submit Your Work To New Glass Review Published by The Corning Museum of Glass, New Glass Review is an annual survey of glass in contemporary art, architecture, craft, and design created in the previous year by emerging and established artists, as well as students. The works are chosen by a changing jury of curators, artists, […]

Job Opportunity – Water-jet Technician, University of Sunderland

Water-jet Technician. Arts, Design & Media – Faculty of Arts Design and Media Support Staff See link, or information below: https://jobs.sunderland.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=NGC043-2804 Location: Sunderland Campus Salary: £24,029 to £29,476 per annum pro rata Part Time/Fixed Term for 12 months Closing Date: Wednesday 02 September 2015 Reference: NGC043-2804 Further details: Job Description The Faculty of Arts, Design […]

Glass Studio Hot Glass Assistant

We are looking for a studio glass assistant to join our small production team to assist in hot glass production (and to a lesser extent cold processes). Hot glass assisting experience is a requirement. The position is for immediate start but flexibility in starting date may be considered for the right applicant. Glasstorm is a […]

Artistic Director NLCG

North Lands Creative Glass will be advertising the post of Artistic Director In September to succeed Emma Woffenden when she stands down at the end of September 2016. There will be an open call with interviews of short listed candidates in October/November 2015. The appointment will be for three months each year for a term […]

AA2A placements 2015

  The AA2A project (Artists Access to Art Colleges) is offering around 65 placements, giving artists and designer makers the opportunity to undertake a period of research or realise a project using art college facilities e.g. workshops, IT facilities, lending library, and lecture programme.  AA2A schemes aim to benefit students and institutions through their interaction […]

Hot Glass Residencies NLCG

As part of its 20th year celebrations North Lands Creative Glass is offering 8 places on a hot glass residency programme to be run early in 2016. Each residency will be of four weeks duration and be run in two sessions with 4 artists in each session. The first residency will run from 1st to […]

Scottish Glass Society AGM 2015

This year’s Scottish Glass Society AGM will be taking place on Saturday 31st October at Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Queen’s Cross Church, Glasgow, starting at 11am. Schedule for the day: 11am AGM, Followed by a tour of the church given by Stuart Robertson 1pm Sandwich Lunch 2.30pm In the afternoon a talk from Alec Galloway about […]

Glass shards in greens and greys

ECA Degree Shows and SGS award

On entering the 2015 Edinburgh College of Art Degree Show, it was striking how professionally the glass graduates’ work was showcased, both individually and as a whole collection. It was uncluttered, simplified and beautifully curated by all involved. There was a gentle flow and connection between the work, and the diverse range of techniques and […]

Cast glass blocks in clear, green and blue

Glass Galore at City of Glasgow College

It was fantastic to see so much talent at the City of Glasgow College end of year show on Tuesday 9th June.  And this was acknowledged in the prize giving too. Pamela Freedman and Catherine Lowe went along on the afternoon to the glass studio to judge for the SGS prize of £100 and a […]

Stanislav Libenský Award 2015

The competition is open to young artists from around the world, recent graduates of bachelor or master degree, who used glass in their final work. A completed online registration form together with photos of the object, CV and abstract of the work must be sent no later than June 30, 2015 midnight CET. The jury […]