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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

  • 27-06-2022

    Stourbridge Glass Museum appoints new curator

    The newly opened Stourbridge Glass Museum is set to strengthen its work with the community and...

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  • 26-06-2022

    City and Guilds artist glass fellow opportunity

    The City & Guilds of London Art School is offering an Artist Glass Fellow position starting in...

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  • 25-06-2022

    CGS silver jubilee exhibition celebrates Past, Present and Future

    To celebrate its quarter century of representing and promoting contemporary glass, the Contemporary...

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Current Online Exhibition

Collaboration: Earth/ Sea/ Sky 4th July – 29th August

We challenged our members to create work that is a celebration of the natural world in which we live – EARTH/ SEA/ SKY. This response could take...

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Members Spotlight

Julie Willard Design Maker

I am a designer maker working mainly with cut, fused and slumped Bullseye glass. Living on the coast of Bexhill and also near the countryside allows...

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Members Spotlight

Tulin Bedri

Artist working with

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Members Spotlight

Annik Ravez Kemp

Born in Brussels in 1967, I keep from my studies in anthropology curiosity and fascination for the essential and universal feature of human beings :...

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Members Spotlight

Chi-Son Chang

My speciality glass works, largely involve the use of dichroic glass in conjuction of mold. Because I am quick to get bore with predictable result, ...

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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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