Press Releases

Press Releases

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
April 12, 2017
As part of the kick-off for the Erie Canal’s bicentennial (2017-2025), The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will debut GlassBarge—a canal barge equipped with a patented mobile glassmaking hot shop. CMoG has traveled the world with its mobile hot shops, and this all-new, floating hot glass studio will... more
April 6, 2017
The Rakow Library at The Corning Museum of Glass is filled to the brim with information on glass and glassmaking. A cornerstone of the Museum’s campus, the Library is open to everyone, and offers guests a chance to learn more about every glass topic imaginable. The shelves are full of the expected... more
April 6, 2017
New High-Resolution Photography and Digital Displays Provide Visitors with Unprecedented Opportunity to Study Details of Extant Works from Around the Country The first exhibition to explore Louis C. Tiffany’s glass mosaics—an extraordinary, but little-known aspect of his artistic production—will... more