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30/09/2019

CGS at the Pyramid Gallery, York
2nd  May 2020 – 12th July 2020

'Life Forms'
Glass inspired by structure, form and evolution in the natural world
CALL TO ARTISTS
 CLOSING DATE: Tuesday 10th December  2019                                    

Once again Terry Brett at the Pyramid Gallery has invited CGS members to apply to join another exciting themed show in York.'LIFE FORMS'.
The 11th May 2020 is the 200th anniversary of the launch of the ship HMS Beagle   (6 years later it set off with Charles Darwin to the Galapagos Islands).

Use your skill & imagination to create  exceptional life forms 

18/10/2018

CGS ‘CELESTIAL BODIES’
Sponsored by Mark Holford and Alan J Poole

The show has finished at the Ruskin Centre, but unsold work will be on the CGS website very soon

The winners
Best in Show
Tlws Johnson

Runners up
Susan Purser Hope
Geoff Thwaites

Highly Commended
Ingrid Hunter
Julia Rushworth
Wadia Haidar
Charlotte Verity
Jenny Ayrton

Sam Herman Prize
Katie King

CGS commemorates 50 years since the moon landing with over 120 members taking part in a fun exhibition to celebrate CELESTIAL BODIES.

The theme for the International Festival of Glass is Place Making so CGS has decided that our place will be out of this world!

11/12/2017

Amanda Moriarty Memorial Prize 2019
The 2019 winner is Cara Wassenberg..In 2019 we have a most generous offer from Colin Reid, renowned UK glass artist and Honorary Member of CGS, to give the winner two weeks’ residency in his studio as our prize.

29/01/2018

C.G.S. – GLASS PRIZE and 'NEW GRADUATE REVIEW' 2019.

We are delighted to announce the winners of the CGS 2019 Glass Prize and Graduates to be included in the NEW GRADUATE REVIEW 2019.

1st Prize - Katie Spiers, Dublin.
2nd Prize - Bethan Yates, Swansea.
3rd Prize - Calum Dawes, Sunderland.

11/04/2019

CGS logo for all current members to use

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