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Evening for Educators

Education Lab
March 16, 2017 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Mosaic panel with peonies (detail), about 1900–1910. Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company or Tiffany Studios. Inlaid iridized glass, bronze. H. 34.5 cm; W. 39 cm; Diam. 2 cm. The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York (77.4.91). Collection of The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York.

Join museum staff for an exciting preview of upcoming exhibitions. Discover the innovative mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany, many of which survive today in churches, libraries, and other public buildings (including local ones!). Find out how curious and surprising objects from The Rakow Research Library, such as advertisements for glass eyes, patents for preserving the dead in glass, and drawings by world-famous artists, have inspired artists and other glass enthusiasts. Then watch our talented flameworkers make glass eyes!

Light refreshments will be available. Reservations are required as space is limited. Contact edu@cmog.org or +1 (607) 438-5429 to make a reservation or for more information.

Stay after Evening with Educators for a fun evening of music, glassmaking, food, and drinks at 2300°!