XIAOWEI ZHUANG EXHIBITION; POETICS OF THE HANDMADE, DUBLIN
The National College of Art and Design Gallery, Dublin presents the work of Xiaowei Zhuang, Professor of Glass at the University of Shanghai, as part of a touring exhibition from the CIT/Crawford College of Art, Cork. Professor Zhuang was appointed Director of the Glass Museum of Shanghai in 2008. He is a member of the International Committee for Museums and Collections of Glass of the International Council of Museums and will also open a new Glass Museum in Shanghai next year.
Poetics of the Handmade at the NCAD Gallery is part of a touring exhibition from the CIT/Crawford College of Art, Cork. The exhibition is an opportunity for a Dublin audience to see outstanding and inventive sculptural work in glass by a lead practitioner and to experience a different sensibility at work. The exhibition, curated by CIT Crawford College of Art and Design lecturer Debbie Dawson, continues until 21st January 2012.