Sunday 22nd May, the Master, Liverymen and friends, went to a glass-making workshop at the Adam Aaronson Studio with the aim of creating a unique paperweight.
Glass Sellers Award
Christopher (Kit) Maxwell, assumes the position of Samuel and M. Patricia Grober Curator, Applied Arts of Europe in February. Kit comes to the museum from the Corning Museum of Glass, where, as Curator of Early Modern Glass, he was responsible for collections ranging in date from about 1250 to 1820.
Ahead of the official opening in Geneva 9th to 11th February (which will be broadcast live) the Glass Sellers marked the start of the UK contribution to this Special Year with the Lecture entitiled:
‘The Age of Glass’
Thank you so much for your support at any time. To all the ICG friends, to the Community of Glass Associations and to ICOM-Glass, always ready to work and support this project, the most important in my life and I know also of many of you.
The Making Your Mark online exhibition will provide an opportunity for students to present exciting works and for designers and artists to show ambitious ideas and make connections with others who are passionate about engraved glass.