Events at CMOG

Events at CMOG

Upcoming events at The Corning Museum of Glass. For a listing of the daily live Glass Demos, see the calendar on the What's Happening page.

Glass Snow Family including snow dog
January 9 - February 28, 2019

Our snowmen are guaranteed to last the whole winter through—and then some! Warm up in our Make Your Own Glass Studio and make your own glass snowman, or buy one (or two) in our Shops. Don't miss the opportunity for a photo-op with our larger-than-life glass snow family.

January 22, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Attend free, informal lectures by Studio faculty, some of the best-known glassmakers in the world. This week features Alicia Lomné, Penelope Rakov, and Emilio Santini.

 
Bundle of yellow and gray canes that will be used to make murrine.
January 23, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm

Artist Penelope Rakov was recently an artist-in-residence at The Studio where she focused on making murrine.

January 29, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Attend free, informal lectures by Studio faculty, some of the best-known glassmakers in the world. This week features Robin Brailsford, William Gudenrath, Margaret Neher, and Josh Ries.

 
Vase with tan and blue body and red top
January 30, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm

Applying contemporary styles to traditional glassblowing techniques, artist Josh Ries is teaching students in his class how to add colors to glass and decorative techniques to add interest.

February 5, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Attend free, informal lectures by Studio faculty, some of the best-known glassmakers in the world. This week features Jane Cook, Márta Edõcs, Kristina Logan, Jeff Mack, Eric Meek, and Karlyn Sutherland.

 
A selection of gold and blue Venetian-style goblets
February 6, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm

With a focus on traditional Venetian glassmaking styles, glassmakers Eric Meek and Jeff Mack are teaching students in their class various Venetian cane techniques and how to create multi-part vesse

February 12, 2019 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Attend free, informal lectures by Studio faculty, some of the best-known glassmakers in the world. This week features Amanda Gundy, Mark Matthews, and Miles Parker.

 
Detail of a marble with a colored, swirly interior
February 13, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm

Marble-maker and flameworker Miles Parker is teaching students in his class how to create whole worlds in tiny glass spheres using a variety of techniques.

Opaque frosted glass evening dress with shawl
February 14, 2019 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Behind the Glass lectures take place the second Thursday of the month. On February 14, hear artist Karen LaMonte talk about her recent residency and work with scientists at Corning Incorporated.

 
February 16 - 23, 2019

Shake off the snow and stop into the Museum during winter break. Find lots of family-friendly activities that will keep both you and the kids happy and busy.

Marvelous Marble Day
February 17, 2019 10:00am to 3:00pm

Visit the Museum for a fun-filled day of marble-mania! Come play marble games, explore the collection for pieces that are like marbles, and see how marbles are made.

 
February 17, 2019 10:00am to 12:00pm

See guest artist Mark Matthews during a live, narrated demonstration in the Amphitheater Hot Shop on February 17 from 10 am to 12 pm.

Mark Matthews works on a piece of glass on a punty held by another gaffer.
February 17, 2019 10:00am to 3:00pm

See guest artist Mark Matthews during live, narrated demonstrations in the Amphitheater Hot Shop on February 17 from 10 am to 3 pm.

 
Jason Christian: Guest Artist Demonstration
February 20 - 24, 2019 10:00am to 4:00pm

See guest artist Jason Christian during live, narrated demonstrations in the Amphitheater Hot Shop February 20 through 24 from 10 am to 4 pm.

February 2300°: Fire and Ice
February 21, 2019 6:00pm to 8:00pm

At 2300° Fahrenheit, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Enjoy glassmaking demonstrations, live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public.

 
Family Night at the Museum
March 1, 2019 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Get the family together and plan to spend your Friday evening with us for entertainment, glassblowing demonstrations, and treats.

March 11 - 15, 2019 10:00am to 4:00pm

See Rockwell collaborative guest artist Melissa Vandenberg during live, narrated demonstrations in the Amphitheater Hot Shop March 11 through 15 from 10 am to 4 pm.

 
March 14, 2019 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Throughout the year, Artists-in-Residence at The Studio lecture about their work. On March 14, hear from flameworker Shinobu Kurosawa and glassblower Jim Butler.

March 14, 2019 2:00pm to 4:00pm

See Rockwell collaborative guest artist Melissa Vandenberg during a live, narrated demonstration in the Amphitheater Hot Shop on March 14 from 2 to 4 pm.