Ben Johnson, a “Rising Star” among Indiana glass artists according to the Indiana Glass Arts Alliance, will continue his one-man exhibition at Carmel’s ArtSplash Gallery through January 31. Johnson represented Indiana this summer at the Creative Glass Center of America at WheatonArts, an annual event that brings together the world’s leading glass artists, collectors, galleries, museum curators, and “Rising Stars.” […]
Recognized as the best contemporary glasswork being made in the Midwest, 28 pieces from 21 glass artists have been selected for this year’s Indiana Glass Arts Alliance annual exhibition, opening Oct. 19 at the Indiana University Kokomo Art Gallery. Exhibit details are here.
Glass artist Aaron Shufelt uses methane gas captured from a landfill as fuel for the furnace in his North Carolina glassblowing studio, and he is the featured artist Nov. 16 at this year’s Déjà Vu Art and Fine Craft Show. Held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Commons in Columbus, the show is free. Organizers hope Shufelt’s participation […]
Dubbed the “River of Glass,” this weekend takes in two of Indiana’s most scenic Ohio River towns. Harrison County is home to Zimmerman Art Glass. Managed today by fourth-generation glassmaker Kerry Zimmerman, the Corydon-based company produces a line of 110 hand-crafted glass works. An hour-and-a-half upriver is Madison, and on Saturday and Sunday it hosts the 43rd Madison Chautauqua Festival […]
You may have seen some of Nancy Keating’s whimsical mosaic glass work in local galleries or shows. Well guess what? She offers a variety of classes and workshops so you can learn to make your very own glass mosaic art! Classes are held at SoHo Cafe and Gallery in Carmel, IN. The next class is this Wednesday, May 1st! For […]
I took a tour of Kokomo Opalescent Glass with a team of graduate students that are filming a promotional video of the Indiana Glass Trail. Check out some of the beautiful shots I got of the action and the aftermath!
Indianapolis-based contemporary mosaic artist Nancy Keating is hosting a four-session workshop that will explore mandala geometry in mosaic art. Participants will meet at The Monon Center, in Carmel, and learn mosaic skills and a few tricks over the course of four sessions, meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays, Feb 4 through 13. Throughout the course, which costs $168 inclusive of materials, participants will […]