West Midlands


Rosa Nguyen is 1st prize winner of this years John Ruskin Prize. Her glass, ceramic and printed wall paper tableau ' Gardening with Morris' is on show alongside the work of 25 other shortlisted artists in MASTER OF ALL TRADES at the Millennium gallery in Sheffield.

Invitation to ; 21st Century Engraved Glass Exhibition.

The Guild of Glass Engravers wishes to invite all members of the Contemporary Glass Society, their family and friends to the;-

21st Century Engraved Glass Exhibition.

Dates: Monday 21st August – Friday 29th September 2017

Times: 10am-3.00pm Mon-Fri, 11.00am-4.00pm Sat - Sun

Venue: Red House Glass Cone.

Address: High Street, Wordsley, Stourbridge, DY8 4AZ

Whitehouse cone Museum of Glass for the Bruntnell-Astley Exhibition

Artist line up at the Whitehouse cone Museum of Glass for the Bruntnell-Astley Exhibition
Vine St Stourbridge DY8 4AA

opens 24th August 1pm

Then open daily 10am-4pm 25th August until 9th Sep (closes 3pm on 9th Sep)

Workshops and lectures to book

General info Demos and meet the artists

Exhibition artists

Stourbridge Bead & Glass Fair

26th and 27th August 2017 Stourbridge Bead & Glass Fair, The Bonded Warehouse, Stourbridge DY84LU 10:00-16:30 each day admission free.

This year the fair coincides with the International Festival Of Glass and Biennale in Stourbridge. For further details see Website: www.gallowglassbeads.co.uk or please contact Pat Ayre on Mob: 07710 760 295.

White House Cone Museum of Glass - crowdfunding page...4 weeks left

We have 4 weeks left to achieve a further £14,000 in order to raise our target.

Please could you help keep this campaign in the forefront of peoples minds and share if possible - we really need the support to get the museum going!


Many thanks again for all your support.

Trustee of The British Glass Foundation

Resident Glass Artist @

Collectomania: West Meets East

Broadfield House Glass Museum, Dudley

Our Collectomania exhibitions give visitors the chance to find out more about unusual collections and the interesting people who collect them. The latest Collectomania features Clive Manison, a glass enthusiast and historian who is particularly interested in how the Western world was influenced by Eastern cultures in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Tour of Glass Games ceremonial Baton

Tour of Glass Games ceremonial Baton

1 June to 30 September – see individual venue for details

Just as the relay of the Olympic torch will link the whole of the UK to the London Games, a stunning glass baton will link events for Glass Games 2012. As well as glass events all over the UK, seven major venues will host a stunning glass baton, created especially for the Games by artist Bruce Marks.

The World’s Longest Glass-making Demonstration

A world record endurance competition. Glass artists Allister Malcolm and Elliot Walker go head to head to compete for the world record. The stopwatch will officially start from the moment a gather of molten glass is taken from the furnace. A test of endurance including a demonstration of the skills of glass blowing. Part of the Interational Festival of Glass www.ifg.org.uk.
Opening times: Museums open at 10am -5pm, the studios will be open to the public 24hrs a day whilst the challenge takes place.
Any charges: Free

Stourbridge Bead Fair

Glass artists selling their own lamp-worked beads, bead supplies and findings. Plus specially made ‘Games’ themed items; Olympic ring beads, miniature curling stone; marbles and much more.
Also Monday 27 August – Celebrate Glass – various glass disciplines being exhibited and sold by the makers.
Part of the International Festival of Glass www.ifg.org.uk
Opening times:10.00am - 16.30pm
Any charges:Free admission
Venue: The Bonded Warehouse, Canal Street, Stourbridge DY8 4LU
Tel: 01250 876110, 07710 876110


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