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The Contemporary Glass Society

CGS is the UK’s foremost organisation supporting both established glass artists and up-and-coming makers. Our mission and passion are to promote contemporary glass among the art world and wider public.

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Join our contemporary glass community

CGS is a dynamic and growing community, passionate about contemporary glass. We champion the work of glass artists, fuel the enthusiasm of glass collectors and inspire glass lovers.

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EXHIBITIONS

Enjoy contemporary glass

At CGS our ambition is to enable people to discover more about the amazing medium that is contemporary glass – to see, make, enjoy and buy beautiful glass work.

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Latest News

  • 28-09-2020

    Apply now for Japan’s Toyama International Glass Exhibition 2021

    Would you like the chance to show your glass creation at Japan’s Toyama International Glass...

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  • 26-09-2020

    Blown, Bound and Bold solo exhibition launches at Vessel Gallery

    Emerging glass artist Chris Day is making his debut at Vessel Gallery, with a solo exhibition...

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  • 26-09-2020

    Final call to exhibit with GNCCF online

    Applications are now invited for the Christmas edition of Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair...

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Members Spotlight

Warm Glass

We are the Bullseye Glass Preferred Partner in the UK and sell the complete range of Bullseye Glass products online and in-store. We are Europe's...

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Cara, Wassenberg

Cara Wassenberg is an established sculptor working with copper, forged steel and cast glass in response to commissions for private gardens and...

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Members Spotlight

Designs by Cecilia

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Become a member

Join our glass community today! Enjoy a wide range of benefits, including access to other glass artists, world-class exhibitions, exclusive discounts, networks, regular news and opportunities to showcase your work.

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Corporate

Our corporate members are a vital part of our network, offering support, information and discounts to CGS members. You can support them too by clicking through.

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Support Us

Your support is invaluable to our charity and makes a real difference. Share in the excitement of contemporary glass, sustaining ground-breaking exhibitions, world-class conferences and award-winning learning programmes and events.

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