Press Releases

Press Releases

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
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
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
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
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
November 15, 2017
A Cooperation of the MAK and LE STANZE DEL VETRO The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will be the first museum in the United States to present the exhibition Glass of the Architects: Vienna, 1900–1937, A cooperation of the MAK and LE STANZE DEL VETRO from June 23, 2018 to January 7, 2019.... more
November 13, 2017
The Corning Museum of Glass has unveiled Harbour Road, Lybster, the 2017 Rakow Commission created by Dr. Karlyn Sutherland. Originally trained as an architect, Sutherland describes her work in glass as an extension of the sensibilities and skills she honed while investigating the attachments... more
September 18, 2017
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) and Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today their selection of Karen LaMonte as the Specialty Glass Artist-in-Residence in 2018. The residency is a joint program of the Museum and Corning that gives the selected artist access to specialty glass materials... more
August 8, 2017
The Corning Museum of Glass has named Dr. Karlyn Sutherland, a Scottish emerging artist, as the recipient of the 32nd Rakow Commission. She is known for evocative sculptures, fused wall pieces and site-specific installations that explore the emotional power of place. Originally trained as an... more
June 19, 2017
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) has announced a new research residency program for artists, which will allow them to utilize the Museum’s resources, including the permanent collections and the holdings of the Rakow Research Library, to inform their practice. Named for CMoG’s former executive... more