Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2014’

MARCH 19 – 22, 2014: 43rd ANNUAL GLASS ART SOCIETY CONFERENCE TO MAKE CHICAGO EPICENTER OF GLASS ART AND DESIGN

2014 GAS Conference

For the first time in its history, the 43RD annual Glass Art Society Conference will take place in the city of Chicago, offering participants from around the globe the opportunity to hear and interact with some of the greatest glass artists and creators in the world. Chicago will become an epicenter of glass art and design with workshops, demonstrations, special …

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October 13, 2013: Last Event of 2013

One of our favorite activities is visiting the homes and collections of our members.  As our last official event of 2013, we had a special treat – visits to two beautiful North Shore homes to see the stunning art collections of our hosts. While each home was different in architectural style, and in the esthetic tastes of the owners, each …

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September 15, 2013: Two Wisconsin Exhibits

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Our September excursion took us to two wonderful exhibits in Wisconsin. Our first stop was a visit to an old friend, the Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass in Neenah. Their show “Glass Artists of the New North: Creativity in our Midst” featured works by Wisconsin artists, several of whom were on hand to give us insight into their inspiration and methods. …

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