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GlassWeekend ’17

June 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am

GlassWeekend ’17: an international symposium, and exhibition of contemporary glass at WheatonArts, Millville, NJ.

Day Visitors Welcome, Saturday, June 10 + Sunday, June 11!

Featured Artists
Shelley Muzylowski Allen
Rik Allen
Matthew Szösz
Lucio Bubacco

Gallery Exhibition and Sale:
Bender Gallery, Asheville, NC
Habatat Galleries, Royal Oak, MI
Hedone Gallery, Leonia, NJ
Heller Gallery, New York, NY
Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Maurine Littleton Gallery, Washington DC

Since 1985, this premier biennial event of contemporary art made in glass event brings together artists, collectors, galleries, and museum curator for a three-day weekend of exhibitions, lectures, hands-on glassmaking, hot glass demonstrations, and social events.

The exhibition Emanation 2017: An Invitational Contemporary Art Exhibit will be held at the Museum of American Glass featuring the work of Emily Brown, Vanessa German, Michael Joo, Lorna Simpson, Therman Statom, Matthew Szösz, and the artist team, Flock the Optic.

WheatonArts will also exhibit GLASS GLOBAL: Artists from Around the World, a curated exhibition of international contemporary glass, featuring work of artists from Great Britain, Canada, France, Italy, Sweden, Austria, Japan, Australia, Czech Republic, China, Hungary, Netherlands, and Germany.

There will be special guest artists throughout the weekend including Shelley Muzylowski Allen and Rik Allen of Skagit County, WA, Matthew Szösz from Seattle, WA, and Lucio Bubacco from the island of Murano. A keynote address will be given by Susie Silbert, curator of Modern and Contemporary Glass at the Corning Museum of Glass.

Visiting Galleries include Bender Gallery, Asheville, NC; Habatat Galleries, Royal Oak, MI; Hedone Gallery, Leonia, NJ; Heller Gallery, New York, NY; Maurine Littleton Gallery, Washington, DC; and Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA. Gallery Exhibition and Sale is open to the oublic: Saturday, June 10, 11 am – 5 pm + Sunday, June 11, 11 am – 4 pm.

For more information about GlassWeekend ’17 or WheatonArts visit wheatonarts.org.

Learn more about Emanation at http://bit.ly/Emanation2017

The Gallery of Fine Craft Exhibit and Sale Expression: Creative Glass Center Invitational
Featuring: Christine Barney, Jennifer Crescuillo, Joshua DeWall, Morgan Gilbreath, Jennifer Halvorson, Michael Hengler, Eva Heyd, Mark Kobasz, Amy Lemaire, David Leppla, Kait Rhoads, Matthew Szösz, Celeste Wilson,

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GlassWeekend ’17: the premier biennial event of contemporary art made in glass. A highly anticipated event for the glass community, GlassWeekend ’17 is held on June 9th, 10th, and 11th. Experience the world of studio glass through presentations and lectures on the art and craft of glass, hands-on glassmaking experiences, plus Museum of American Glass tours.

Register for the entire weekend here: https://www.tfaforms.com/4605640

Details

Date:
June 9, 2017
Time:
10:00 am
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/426845247692485

Organizer

WheatonArts

Venue

WheatonArts
1000 Village Dr (GPS ONLY)
Millville, NJ 08332 United States
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