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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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Lectures, Demo's and Talks info at the WHC during the IFG week August 24th-28th 2017

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Lectures, Demo's and Talks info at the WHC during the IFG week August 24th-28th 2017

Bruntnell Astley and Allister Malcolm are are extremely pleased to present a set of talks and lectures to be given  by professional friends and colleagues at the new White House Cone museum of glass (WHC) to raise precious needed funds  .  These events will all take place during the International Festival of Glass week in Stourbridge at the WHC 24th -28th of August. This page will be consistently updated upto the final, and duration of the week. New talks and 'meet the artist sessions' are currently being confirmed as I write this. But for now, here's what's confirmed:   Main Page...

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Bruntnell-Astley Presents a 'Pop Up' Gallery 25th-31st May 2015 (IFG week)

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Build starts today: click link for the google map location:  Google MAP link We are currently putting a few days and time slots where people can come and meet the artist. The artists will be in the gallery and will be available to talk about their work and techniques: So far (and this is growing daily) times and dates to be arranged:   Meet the artist's are as follows Mellisa Nicholls Tues 26th 10 till 12 am  Julie  Anne Denton   Wed 27th 1 pm till 4 pm Laura Birdsall RCA Thurs 28th 10 till 1 pm  James Lethbridge Friday 29th 10...

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