About this Event
Expect the unexpected and be the first to see the latest innovations by glass artists during this special in-person exhibition preview of at SAAM’s Renwick Gallery. Discover how artists, architects, and designers from around the world use the challenging medium of glass to push technical, social, and cultural boundaries in this survey organized by The Corning Museum of Glass.
Representing fifty makers working in more than twenty-three countries, New Glass Now showcases artists who challenge the status quo and represent a modern era in glassmaking full of new voices, visions, and representation.
Space is limited. Masking is required. Food and beverages will not be provided at this event. Social distancing is encouraged.
Exhibition Credit: New Glass Now is organized by The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York. The presentation at the Renwick Gallery is made possible by generous support from the Alturas Foundation, Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass, Crown Equipment Exhibitions Endowment, and Jacqueline B. Mars
Image Credit: Deborah Czeresko, Meat Chandelier, 2018, blown glass, metal armature, 96.06"H x 59.84"W x 59.84"D, The Corning Museum of Glass, 2019.4.165; Photo by The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Pennsylvania Avenue at 17th Street NW, Washington, United States