Opportunities

Continuing Professional Development Awards from The Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass 2016

The Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass is pleased to announce that once again they will offer two Continuing Professional Development Awards for the year 2016.  The next deadline for entry is 31st January 2016.  Application details are available on the Glaziers’ website:   http://www.worshipfulglaziers.com/?page_id=3192 and click on the Application Details link found on […]

Full time position at LoCo Glass

The LoCo Glass studio is currently looking for a full time glass production assistant to join the team. Previous experience of working with glass is essential although training will be given. Job Description Responsibilities and duties to be undertaken include: Assisting with hot shop production. Cold work processing necessary for production and commissions. Assisting customers […]

Internship Opportunity at Devereaux & Huskie

Devereux & Huskie Glassworks are opening up a great opportunity to come and be an intern with them from Monday 25th January 2016 until Friday 26th February 2016. Devereux & Huskie Glassworks is based in Wiltshire and is owned by James Devereux and Katherine Huskie. This position is suited to University students/graduates or anyone who […]

Film Call: North Lands turns 20!

Located in the wild and dramatic landscape of Caithness on the North East Coast of Scotland, North Lands Creative Glass is one of the world’s most prestigious centres for the study and development of glass as an artform, providing excellent facilities, opportunities and inspiration to artists working with glass from all over the world. In […]

A great installation for glass blower

THE BIGGER PICTURE By Rachel Baird For installation in Princes Street Gardens. Proposal: The sculpture will consist of a cylinder of igneous granite [1] approximately 1 m diameter and 75cm high – the size of a small well: the outer well of granite is the well of hope which contains the inner well of light—the […]

CALL FOR ARTISTS – Great Fire Schools Project 2016

(This opportunity is London-based, but  may still be of interest to SGS members and is open to all applicants) The City of London is planning major celebrations in 2016 to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire, which occurred between 2nd and 5th September 1666. As part of these and in recognition of the […]

Searching for our Cover Star!

We’re looking for stunning images of our member’s work to grace the front and back covers of the 2016 SGS Journal. This is the perfect opportunity to show off any work you have created in the last year, with Journals going out to all members, glass institutions across the UK and on sale at events and in […]

Opportunity: Artistic Director

Located in the wild and dramatic landscape of Caithness on the North East Coast of Scotland,North Lands Creative Glass is one of the world’s most prestigious centres for the study and development of glass as an artform, providing excellent facilities, opportunities and inspiration to artists working with glass from all over the world. We run […]

Call for all female glass artists

I am currently coordinating the HLF-funded Women and the Glass Industry – a Sharing Heritage project that endeavors to explore the role of women in the glass industry throughout history. As part of the project I will curating an exhibition at the Red House Glass Cone, Stourbridge. Within it I would like to explore contemporary female […]

Artists Access to Art Colleges – Residencies

Apply for AA2A – countdown to our September deadlines Just a reminder that all our deadlines for AA2A placements are in September so don’t miss the opportunity to apply for AA2A in 2015-16.  This year there’s 16 host institutions across England providing over 65 placements for both artists and designer makers.  See our full list […]