WELCOME TO OUR NEW BLOG!

Hello and welcome to the Glass Society of Ireland blog! This site is designed to be a resource for members, full of information on events, opportunities, lectures and exhibitions. If you have anything you’d like posted, please don’t hesitate to email me at glasssocietyofireland@gmail.com. Any suggestions for ways to improve the site? Things you think…

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E-MERGE 2010: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

e-merge 2010, the Bullseye Glass biennial, juried kiln-glass exhibition for emerging and intermediate-level artists is now accepting applications. Hosted this year for the first time at Bullseye Gallery, e-merge acknowledges the specialized field of kiln-glass sculpture and those who are rising through its ranks. Students, early-career artists, and those whose glass work is not regularly…

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LOUTH CRAFTMARK: ‘CREATIVE REGIONS : CREATIVE ECONOMIES’ CONFERENCE, LOUTH

‘creative regions : creative economies’, Louth Craftmark’s mini-conference exploring creativity, enterprise and place, will take place from 9.30 to 1pm at The D Hotel, Drogheda, on Thursday 5 November 2009. Louth has a vibrant creative sector and the region has a growing reputation for creativity, excellence and innovation which has the potential to grow and…

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HAUBERG FELLOWSHIP, PILCHUCK: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

The John H. Hauberg Fellowship is named after Pilchuck cofounder John H. Hauberg (1916–2002), a philanthropist, artcollector, and important supporter of artists.The twelve-day Hauberg residency, established to encourage collaboration among a group of outstanding artists, offers anopportunity to create new work that utilizes Pilchuck facilities and/or is inspired by the Pilchuck environment. Visual artists inall…

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PROFESSIONAL ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, PILCHUCK: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

The PAiR program offers experienced professional artists independent use of Pilchuck facilities for a specific period of timein winter or early spring. Pilchuck staff reviews applications and selects a limited number of professional artists to work onexperimental, exploratory, or challenging projects. PAiRs may apply to use Pilchuck studios in which they have previousworking experience, except…

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Dan Klein Memorial Fund

Following the death of Dan Klein in June of this year, it has been decided to establish a fund in his memory to further develop North Lands Glass, a centre founded with Dan’s help in 1995, as an educational facility and provider of state-of-the-art facilities. it is hoped that North Lands will raise enough money…

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