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Wednesday September 1, 2021 | by UrbanGlass Staff

September Studio Bulletin

Vaccine Policy
Per the New York City mandate for arts & culture institutions, we have begun requiring proof of vaccination to access our third floor studio and first floor gallery and store. Proof of vaccination can be shown via: Paper Card or digital photo of it, Digital Card, NYC COVID Safe App, and Excelsior Pass. We continue to require masking at all times in our facilities. For any questions about the implementation of this policy please contact our Deputy Director Abram at
Upcoming Classes
Photographing Glass with Daylight - Simple is Best with Blaine Davis 1 Session: October 2 Saturday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Piecing it Together- Mosaics Projects  with John Drury 6 Sessions: October 6 - November 10 Wednesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Getcha Glow On  with Emily Craddock 8 Sessions: October 14 - December 9 Thursdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
UGH! Reduce, Reuse, Recycle  with Morgan Gilbreath 1 Session: September 29 Wednesday, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
UGH! Coldworking Punties  with Annie Shepherd 1 Session: October 13 Wednesday, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
If Neon, THEN Blink: Intro to Coding for Neon  with James Akers 4 Sessions: November 5 - November 20 Fridays, 6:30 - 8:30 pm Saturday, 11:00 am - 5:00pm
We're Hiring! A key member of the Development team, the Grants Manager will work collaboratively and creatively to increase support for and awareness of UrbanGlass.
2022 Lighthouse Works Fellowship  Deadline October 1 Artists at any stage of their career are encouraged to apply.  Learn more here >>
Our Shared Future: Imagining a New Landscape for Teaching Artists Dec. 7-9, you’re invited to a virtual event designed for, by and with teaching artists. Learn more >> 
GlassRoots: Part-time Glassblower GlassRoots is hiring a part-time instructor to work in the hot shop and join an amazing teaching and artistic staff. This is a skilled artistic and technical work position which includes provision of instruction, and fabrication and repair of glass pieces in the hot shop. View job details here >> 
2022 Elizabeth R. Raphael Founder's Prize Award and Exhibition Deadline October 22 Competition is open to all artists working in glass. Emerging artists are especially encouraged to apply. $5,000 prize. Details and application here
Community Programs
(Free) Financial Planning: Freelancers with Dave Altman September 22, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Free Drawing Sessions (September) with Efrat Lipkin September 27, 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
Mark Morris Dance Center: 20 Years in Brooklyn September 18, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm This FREE event will include performances by the Dance Group, classes, meet & greet with the School staff and faculty, and more on The Plaza at 300 Ashland. View details >> 
The 46th Annual Atlantic Antic™ Festival is Sunday, October 3. 2:00 - 6:00 pm Atlantic Avenue, from Fourth Avenue to the Waterfront
More From Our Community
Save This Neon Shop Support Clif Eddens in raising funds to rebuild Random Neon LLC following damages from Hurricane Ida. GoFund me link >> 
Carly Mandel is featured in Art in America!  Read the article How Carly Mandel Blows up Self Care by Emily Watlington here
“Wind Section”, new solo exhibition by Efrat Lipkin on view now through October 10 at House of Words