West Midlands

National Glass Fair

National Glass Fair at National Motorcycle Museum West Midlands B92 0EJ

Featuring 90 exhibitors offering fine quality glass from 18th Century drinking glasses to contemporary studio glass.
10.30am - 4.00pm

The International Festival of Glass, 2017

The British Glass Biennale takes place again in August 2017. The call to artists is now open, information and forms are on www.biennale.org.uk. Deadline for submission is 20th February. The exhibition runs from 25th August to 9th September (closed on Sundays). Dream up a great piece and enter!
Application form will be available in early 2017

British Glass Biennale

News Release:

We have some exciting news!
For the first time the British Glass Biennale will be accepting applications from British makers living, working or studying abroad providing:
1. They have a British passport
2. They have previously lived in the UK for at least 15 years
Applications can be made for both the main and student sections.

BVD 1-400/PS Kiln for Sale 3-phase

KILN FOR SALE 3-phase, collect from Leominster, Herefordshire. £2000.
Make BVD 1-400/PS (originally purchased from Creative Glass in Kent). Internal dimensions 1000 wide x 600 deep x 400 high (so good for drops etc). Controller Bentrup TC405-30. See further details on page 14 of this document: http://www.creative-glass.com/downloads/fusing_EN.pdf comes with one piece extruded shelf.

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.


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