Established in New York City in 1977, UrbanGlass fosters experimentation and advances the use and critical understanding of glass as a creative medium.
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Classes at UrbanGlass offer students of all ages the opportunity to explore the endless possibilities of glass. Educational programming includes everything from classes for teens to master classes for professional artists. Weekly classes, week-long intensives, and two-day workshops make learning at UrbanGlass available to students of all levels and interests.
Potential, Process, and Product: Lost Wax Casting for Glass (Brooklyn Brainery)
WorkshopApril 12th, 7:00 – 10:00 pm
This informative workshop with Brooklyn Brainery will introduce students to the exciting process of lost wax casting for glass.Continue Reading
Wearable Pattern: Kilnforming and Coldworking Jewelry
Weekly ClassWeekly Class | 6 Sessions: April 12 — May 17
Wednesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
This class will focus on making kiln-formed inclusions to use in students’ jewelry designs.Continue Reading
Upcoming in the Agnes Varis Art Center
Every two years UrbanGlass presents work by artists who have recently received their MFA. Proposals are submitted by artists from around the country and a jury selects 4 artists to present new bodies of work during the exhibition.
On view starting Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Art Center Hours
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From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet
New work by Baldwin and Guggisberg at Sandra Ainsley Gallery extends ongoing boat series
Husband and wife artistic collaborators Philip Baldwin and Monica Guggisberg continue to explore the metaphor of journey in their exhibition Thinking in Glass that runs through May 6, 2017, at the Sandra...