News

We hope you will find this section full of useful information, contacts and things that are going on, whether you are an artist, collector, gallery, magazine editor, a student or simply just love glass.

15/06/2017

Glass Art Magazine is offering CGS members 10% discount in June.

03/05/2017

CGS GLASS PRIZE and Graduate Review

Following on from the successful annual student glass prize awarded at ‘New Designers’, C.G.S. has decided to expand the opportunity for all British and Irish glass graduates. We have replaced the New Designers Glass Award with a more inclusive publication, “C.G.S. Graduate Review”. This is a 16 page publication, which will be circulated extensively as well as via Neues Glas - New Glass: Art & Architecture, crafts&design and CRAFTS social media and will give us an opportunity to showcase more of the emerging talent form British Graduates. There will be prizes for the Winner and two Runners-up.

19/04/2017

VESSELS at Vessel Gallery London
6th July - 19th August 2017
CGS Open Exhibition

CGS is delighted to announce our open show at Vessel Gallery London.

Vessels have been with us for thousands of years and are part of our everyday use.
CGS has challenged its members to create an exciting variation of an everyday object, to use their imagination and produce a fantastic vessel. The only restriction is, its volume should not be more than 750ml.

136 CGS members have said they will take part in this amazing show, including artists Angela Thwaites, katharine Coleman, Rachel Elliott, Stewart Hearn Debbie Timperley, & David Reekie.
The work will sell from £100 - £500 maximum

27/03/2017

CGS Conference 2017
CONNECTIONS : Glancing backwards, seeing the present, focusing on the future
Sponsored by Warm Glass UK in partnership with Bullseye Glass Co
Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th October 2017
Venue : M Shed , Princes Wharf, Wapping Road, Bristol, BS1 4RN
Tel 01179273 086 https://www.bristolmuseums.org.uk/m-shed/

25/05/2017

CGS at National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland, SR6 0GL

Gifted Glass

Saturday 21 October 2017 – Sunday 11 March 2018

The CGS is teaming up with the National Glass Centre to present a selling exhibition opening in National Glass Centre’s Long Gallery on Saturday 21 October 2017- Sunday 11 March 2018.

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