Material Glass: from Craft to Industry, from Product to Architecture

New York, NY
May 20, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Soft sculpture floating by Andrew Erdos

Join the Museum's curator of modern glass, Tina Oldknow, at Wanted Design's Conversation Series. Moderator Cara McCarty, curatorial director at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, will lead Oldknow and other panelists in a discussion focused on glass from various perspectives, including studio work and the spectacular developments in architectural glass that have been made in the past decade.

Additional Panelists:
Casimir Zdanius (Grimshaw Architects)
Jamie Carpenter (Jamie Carpenter Design Associates)
Andrew Erdos (Glass & Video Artist)
Andrew Page (Glass Quarterly editor)
Josh Owen (Josh Owen/Rochester Institute of Technology)

Watch the live stream.

Wanted Design is being held at the Landmark building, Terminal Stores/ The Tunnel, located at 11th avenue between 27th and 28th street (269 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10001).

Andrew Erdos
Andrew Erdos’ work is pop, sarcastic, and humorous, with a hint of social commentary. He says, “I like taking objects that we are comfortable with—like a human’s reaction to animals—and exploring how we interact with them. In my work, there is a...
Tina Oldknow, Curator of Modern Glass
Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Glass
Tina Oldknow has been the curator of modern glass since 2000 and she is responsible for all curatorial aspects of the glass collections dating from 1900 to the present. During her time at the Museum, she has reinstalled the Modern Glass and...
Josh Owen
Josh Owen was born in the United States in 1970. Owen holds a BFA in sculpture and a BA in visual studies from Cornell University, and an MFA in furniture design from the Rhode Island School of Design. In 1998, Owen established his design studio,...