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Legacies August 2019

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Legacies August 2019

23rd August until 8th September suite 4 The Newhouse, Stuarts works, high st Wordley, Stourbridge, DY8 4FB or  DY84AA sat nav Legacies is an exhibition celebrating Keith Cummings and his influence as a course tutor of glass at Stourbridge college of art and it’s move to Wolverhampton university 30 years ago. There are ex students and staff featured in this exhibition some stretching back to the 60’s like Karlin Rushbrooke right up to recent graduates like Elliot Walker. Hope to see you all at the exhibition. There will be ‘meet the artist’ sessions where you can come and meet the...

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Keith Cummings 'Legacies' Exhibition Aug 2019

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Keith Cummings 'Legacies' Exhibition Aug 2019

Legacies                                                                    In 1989 the glass course which had been in existence in Stourbridge since it was established in the wake of the Great Exhibition in London in 1851 was moved to Wolverhampton Polytechnic as a result of a Government directive. This year is the thirtieth anniversary of this move, and this exhibition seeks to celebrate both the continuity this has allowed, and the way in which the move has changed the way in which glass education has developed within the larger institution. In 1851 the great exhibition provided a showcase for British goods, and Sir Henry Cole, its...

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Bruntnell-Astley 'Collect 17' Feb 2nd-6th 2017 Saatchi Gallery

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Bruntnell-Astley 'Collect 17' Feb 2nd-6th 2017 Saatchi Gallery

  'Four of a kind' K. Cummings Bruntnell Astley are proud to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Saatchi gallery February 2nd until 6th. You can find us at stand 3:1. We are pleased to announce our line up of artists featured above. We are really pleased to showing properly the largest collection of Prof Keith Cummings work for sale since his retrospective show in 2008.  We have new unseen works from the artists and a major commissioned artwork by Dr Vanessa Cutler which she has been using the latest  waterjet technology in the USA.  If you would like tickets...

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Welcome to all, this will be our latest news and views section to Bruntnell Astley or BA from now on. Here you will be able to see what we are thinking in the future or return answers to questions. Today 21/11/13 myself and Fiaz Elson will be traveling to Kilncare to discuss some very interesting developments we are hoping to nurture  in Stourbridge. Its something which will appeal to artists and makers and hopefully strengthen teaching and development in all aspects of glass making new and old in techniques. Has things develop I will post them here and on the...

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