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Art and Christian Enquiry Symposium: ‘In Glass Thy Story’: 70 years of Innovation and Iconography in the Glass Art of British and European Churches and Cathedrals

Friday, 8th and Saturday, 9th September 2017 This two-day symposium, to be held at Robinson College, Cambridge (which houses in its chapel John Piper’s Light of the World window), will explore the shifts in methods, style and iconography found in … Continue reading

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British Society of Master Glass Painters Summer Lecture: ‘Painting and Stained Glass in the Work of Ardyn Halter’, by Ardyn Halter

Friday, 23rd June 2017, 6.15pm for 6.45pm start. Ardyn Halter was born in London in 1956. He is known as a painter, print maker, and designer and maker of stained glass. He has worked on large-scale projects in England, Israel … Continue reading

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York Evening Decorative and Fine Art Society Lecture: ‘Old Craft, New Art: An Artistic Journey through Stained Glass’

Wednesday, May 10th 2017, 6.00pm for 6.30pm start The lecture will be given by Helen Whittaker of Barley Studios, York, and will take place at Shepherd Hall, St Peter’s School, Bootham, York, YO30 6AB. Guests may purchase tickets (to a … Continue reading

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The Stained Glass Centre, York Lecture: ‘York Minster’s ‘Sweet Posy’: The Rose Window Past, Present and Future’, by Celeste Flower

Thursday, 18th May, 6.30 pm The Stained Glass Centre’s Spring Lecture will be given by Celeste Flower, a recent graduate of the MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management at the University of York, and will focus on the … Continue reading

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Reminder: Stained Glass Museum Lecture: Science and Stained Glass, by Dr David Dungworth

Saturday, 20th May 2017, 7.00pm, South Transept, Ely Cathedral. Stained glass has been prized as a unique and colourful art form since the Middle Ages. This lecture will ask what science, as opposed to the skills of the art historian, … Continue reading

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Reminder: British Society of Master Glass Painters Discussion Day: Caroline Swash FMGP and others ‘Splendid yet intimate – stained glass for house and home’

Friday, 26th May 2017, 9.45am – 4pm. Stained glass once played a significant role in architect designed houses. Stained glass was used in the Victorian and Edwardian periods, for example, both as a way of bringing privacy to the entrance … Continue reading

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Review: The University of York Spring Master Class 2017

Review by Celeste Flower, recent graduate of the MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management, The University of York The annual Stained Glass Conservation Spring Master Class took place this year at the King’s Manor, University of York on … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Museum Workshops

Over the coming months, the Stained Glass Museum will run a series of specialist, one-day  workshops, focusing on various aspects of stained glass design and manufacture.  The workshops are run by professional artists and craftsmen, and are suitable for individuals … Continue reading

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Winchester Cathedral Stained Glass Tour and Tea

Saturday, 8th July, 10 – 11am Winchester Cathedral has a rich heritage of stained glass spanning a period of nearly 700 years, from the early fourteenth century until the present day. This tour will provide visitors with an insight into … Continue reading

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British Society of Master Glass Painters Discussion Day: Caroline Swash FMGP and others ‘Splendid yet intimate – stained glass for house and home’

Friday, 26th May 2017, 9.45am – 4pm. Stained glass once played a significant role in architect designed houses. Stained glass was used in the Victorian and Edwardian periods, for example, both as a way of bringing privacy to the entrance … Continue reading

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