- Giles Bettison, whose piece “Vista 2010 #8” is shown, will demonstrate at GlassWeekend in Millville, N.J.
The Creative Glass Center of America at WheatonArts in Millville, N.J., and the Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass are presenting the biennial GlassWeekend June 10-12. The event brings together some of the world’s leading glass artists, collectors, galleries and museum curators, and will include exhibitions, lectures, demonstrations and social events.
Beginning with a preview reception on June 10, the international symposium will feature guest artist demonstrations by Richard Royal and Giles Bettison, and artist-author Dan Dailey as keynote speaker. A gallery exhibition will show the most current work of 200 professional glass artists with pieces available for sale. Other programming includes discussion panels with artists and museum curators, slide presentations of artists’ work and an auction.
Part of the proceeds from GlassWeekend will benefit the Creative Glass Center of America’s fellowship program. Additional portions will help fund exhibitions at WheatonArt’s Museum of American Glass.
For details and information, visit www.wheatonarts.org.