• Nancy Cohen: Hackensack Dreaming

  • Anna Riley instructing student on glass blowing techniques

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.

Melting Together: All Ages Intro to Fusing

Weekend | 2 Sessions: January 27 — January 28
Saturday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This course is an introduction to fusing glass. Student will be encourage to make both functional and experimental pieces over the course of this fun, fast-paced weekend

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Flameworking: Projects

Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 6 Sessions: February 1 — March 8
Thursday, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Have an idea you’d like to develop in the flameworking studio? This class will be a combination of individual and group instruction, where each student has an independently driven project they are working on.

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Upcoming in the Agnes Varis Art Center

Pushing Buttons

Curated by Benjamin Wright

Ben Wright

Curated by Benjamin Wright. Featuring work by: Ian Burns, Jim Campbell, John Roach, Lili Maya and James Rouvelle, Sarah and Robert Beck, Paul DeMarinis, and Sunita Prasad.

Opening reception: Wednesday, January 24, 6-8pm

Wednesday, January 24, 2018


Paul DeMarinis, for de forest, 2016-17

Art Center Hours
  • Monday 12-7:30

  • Tuesday 12-7:30

  • Wednesday 12-7:30

  • Thursday 12-7:30

  • Friday 12-7:30

  • Saturday 11-7:30

  • Sunday 11-6

From the Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet