Press Releases

Press Releases

William Gudenrath at work in The Studio.
February 1, 2019
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will host a live launch party to celebrate its new digital publication, The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian-Style Glassworking, by artist and scholar William Gudenrath. The sequel to the popular title The Techniques of Renaissance Venetian... more
Colour Therapy: Washington, D.C. + Budapest
January 23, 2019
Throughout 2019, The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will present diverse programming dedicated to contemporary glass, including dynamic exhibitions, installations, residencies, and public programs celebrating innovations in the medium and the artists and designers who are pushing those boundaries... more
Artists-in-Residence at The Studio
January 17, 2019
Corning, N.Y.—Today, The Studio announced the 2019 Artists-in-Residence recipients: twelve artists from around the world who will each spend one month at The Studio, researching and experimenting with new techniques to further their work. Additionally, two artists and two scholars have been... more
Problematica (Foam Rock), Sarah Briland
November 29, 2018
Today The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) announced that 100 artists—representing 32 nationalities and working in 25 countries—have been selected to exhibit in New Glass Now, a global survey of contemporary glass and the first exhibition of its kind organized by the Museum in 40 years. The... more
Ormand Oak PWV214. Mark Peiser, with the assistance of Dale Brownscombe, Penland, NC, 1979. H. 20.2 cm, Diam. 21.8 cm (2007.4.195). Gift of the Ben W. Heineman Sr. Family.
October 29, 2018
Celebrated craftsman Mark Peiser has been selected for the 2019 Specialty Glass Residency, a collaboration between Corning Incorporated and The Corning Museum of Glass. A pioneer and perfectionist, Peiser has worked with glass for more than 50 years and has produced a body of work that is notably... more
GlassBarge Launches in Brooklyn.
May 16, 2018
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) today launches GlassBarge through May 28 at One°15 Brooklyn Marina in Brooklyn Bridge Park, offering free public glassblowing demonstrations aboard a 30’ x 80’ canal barge specially equipped with the Museum’s patented all-electric glassmaking equipment.... more
GlassBarge 2018 Tour
March 15, 2018
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) today announced the schedule for GlassBarge, which will offer free public glassmaking demonstrations at each scheduled stop during its four-month tour, launching on May 17 in Brooklyn Bridge Park. It will then travel north on the Hudson, then westward... more
Crescita Range, Kristel Britcher, NGR 37
March 14, 2018
WHAT: The Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, New York, announces a call for artist submissions beginning on March 14, 2018, for New Glass 2019, the third iteration of the Museum’s survey exhibition of developments in contemporary glass and the 40th edition of their flagship publication, New Glass... more
Anne Vibeke Mou, Diamond Window
January 9, 2018
2018 Artists-In-Residence at The Studio Anne Vibeke Mou March 22-April 20; Public lecture April 12 Originally from Denmark, artist and engraver Anne Vibeke Mou has been studying and working in the United Kingdom for almost 20 years. Her interests lie predominantly in the connections between... more
GlassBarge. Rendering by McLaren Engineering Group.
December 17, 2017
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) today announced the receipt of $469,625 in grants through Empire State Development’s I LOVE NEW YORK program, the New York State Canal Corporation, and New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), under Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council... more