RÓISÍN DE BUITLÉAR, RHA ANNUAL EXHIBITION, DUBLIN  Showing at the 182nd RHA annual exhibition Ely Place Dublin until 18th August 2012 is Róisín de Buitléar. Her piece in the exhibition entitled Union is a commentary on striking glass workers and the effect of closures of glass manufacturers. W: http://www.rhagallery.ie/html/exhibitions/exhibit_annual.html W: www.roisindebuitlear.com

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GLASS WORKSHOP WITH JIYONG LEE, DUBLINIn this workshop students will focus on understanding various properties of glass material as an artistic medium and learn a variety of cold working processes including cutting, grinding, carving, laminating, and refining and polishing of the surface. The creative possibilities in the workshop will be expended with learning about laminating,…

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AVAILABLE PLACES AT NORTH LANDS, SCOTLANDDue to cancellation, places have become available on the following classes at Northlands: Angela Jarman‘From the Outside In’ 29th August to 6th September 2012Fee: €880 Jacqueline Poncelet‘Give and Take’29th August to 6th September 2012 Fee: €800 Susan Stinsmuehlen-Amend ‘Painting in the Space of Glass’11th to 19th September 2012Fee: €800 2012…

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CHRYSLER MUSEUM OF ART STUDIO ASSISTANTSHIP, USA The Chrysler Museum Glass Studio is accepting applications for its October 2012 to January 2013 Studio Assistantship term. Applications are due by 10 a.m. on 12th September, 2012. Volunteer AssistantshipThe Studio Assistantship is an educational opportunity designed for students who have completed an initial course of glass study…

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JAMFACTORY ASSOCIATE TRAINING PROGRAM, SOUTH AUSTRALIAJamFactory is a unique cultural organisation promoting good design and fine craftsmanship through its widely acclaimed studios, galleries and shops. It is an iconic institution within South Australia and is recognised nationally and internationally as a centre for excellence. Since its establishment by the South Australian Government in 1973, JamFactory…

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WHEATON ARTS FELOWSHIP, PHILADELPHIA The CGCA Fellowship Program at WheatonArts is a professional level program providing focused and self-directed artists working in glass with a concentrated period of time to work alongside their peers. Fellows work toward a common goal of advancing their careers through the perfection or refinement of techniques needed to develop a…

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SONORAN GLASS SCHOOL ARTIST IN RESIDENCY PROGRAMS, ARIZONA Sonoran Glass School (SGS) is excited to announce their new Artist in Residency (AIR) Programs, available to glass artists, both professional and emerging, between October 2012 and May 2013. The purpose of the residency programs is to provide selected artists with a place to work and the…

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CONTEMPORARY GLASS SOCIETY INVITES SUBMISSIONS TO EXHIBIT, UK Two important new exhibitions of world-class glass art are about to mark a renewed interest in a medium that beautifully blurs the boundaries between fine art, craft and design. Hot Glass: new work from the furnace will be dedicated to the best in contemporary blown, hot-worked and…

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AESTHETICA ART PRIZE The Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world and is hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, an internationally recognised art and culture publication. With a portfolio of prizes including a place in the Aesthetica Art Exhibition in 2013, editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine, publication in the Aesthetica…

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AA2A PLACEMENTS 2012/ 2013 The AA2A project offers artists and designer makers the opportunity to undertake a period of research or realise a project using art college facilities e.g. workshops, IT facilities, lending library, and lecture programme. AA2A schemes aim to benefit students and Colleges through their interaction with practising artists. Access to facilities is…

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GLASS SOCETY OF IRELAND COMMITTEE REFORMATION – APPLICATIONS INVITED, IRL The Glass Society of Ireland provides a network for makers, collectors, students, historians, writers, and enthusiasts in the field of contemporary glass practice. The Society acts as a communication tool, offering people news on glass and related fields. We also hold lectures with glass practitioners…

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DUBLIN CRAFT WRITERS GROUP The next meeting of the Dublin Craft Writers Group is on Monday 30th July from 7-9pm in the Design Tower on Pearse Street. Please feel welcome to come (even if this is the only one that you can make all year). People are very welcome on an occasional and one-off basis…

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