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05/07/2019

CGS members can claim a £5 discount for the conference below

Pâte De Verre: the Material of Time - A Shifting Paradigm

A conference on Pâte de Verre and contemporary thinking at the Wolverhampton School of Art on the 24th of August 2019 entitled:

‘Pâte Verre: the Material of Time – A Shifting Paradigm’.

Six internationally renowned speakers will discuss how their work has developed within a contemporary context and what their shifts in perception of pâte de verre have been over time.

Speakers include: Keith Cummings, Margaret Alston, Tone Orvik, Karen Akester,
Faith Mercer and Max Stewart.

25/04/2019

The Contemporary Glass Society (CGS) will have 15 enthusiastic CGS members taking part in a Glass Pecha Kucha event at the International Festival of Glass 2019 on Friday the 23rd August.

11/04/2019

CGS logo for all current members to use

19/02/2019

We are very sorry to tell the glass community of the death of Stuart Garfoot a quite remarkable artists and teacher.
Attached is a moving tribute from Keith Cummings a friend and fellow lecturer.

11/08/2016

10 committee members hard at work...

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