Press Coverage

Press coverage from October 1, 2017 by Liz Logan for American Craft Magazine - Link

Passing the Torch

​The Bead Project teaches women how to create over a flame, start a business, and focus their talents.

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Press coverage from August 24, 2017 by Laura Hoffmann for Artforum - Link

Suzanne McClelland

Suzanne McClelland’s exhibition “Just Left Feel Right” at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, Connecticut, is a survey that includes some of the artist’s recent forays into unfamiliar territory. Here, she discusses her glass piece Runners Up, 2014–16, in the context of her twenty-five years of painting. The show is on view through September 4, 2017.

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Press coverage from August 21, 2017 by Liz Logan for 1st Dibs - Introspective Magazine - Link

How One Workshop Became the East Coast Epicenter of Glass Art

The pioneering New York studio UrbanGlass — which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year — has served as an idea incubator and workshop for the likes of Robert Rauschenberg and Dale Chihuly. Today, it supports a thriving new generation of artists.

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Press coverage from July 21, 2017 by Producer: Nick Ravich. Director: Nick Ravich. for Art21 - Link

Caroline Woolard’s Floating Possibility

What if the ocean was your studio? Artist Caroline Woolard and a group of collaborators embark on Carried on Both Sides, a research-based sculptural project that reimagines the past and future of a once ubiquitous object, the Roman amphora.

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Press coverage from July 12, 2017 by Alina Cohen for Gallerie Magazine - Link

See Inside this Legendary Glassmaking Studio

In the 1980s, New York glassblowers befriended the mafia. At least, that’s the story UrbanGlass executive director Cybele Maylone heard at the organization’s 40th anniversary benefit in May. The founders initially established the glass studio (originally called the New York Experimental Glass Workshop) on Great Jones Street in 1977.

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Press coverage from May 22, 2017 by MICHAEL ANTHONY FARLEY for Art F City - Link

This Week’s Must-See Art Events

This week you’re in for a weird ride. From Aaron Pexa’s installation inspired by faeries from Welsh mythology (opening Wednesday at UrbanGlass) to a show of fake John Waters memorabilia Thursday night at La MaMa, there’s a lot of idiosyncratic happenings to partake in. 

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