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Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Parish Church Studies: History, Heritage and Fabric at the University of York

The University of York is now inviting applications for an innovative postgraduate-level diploma course. The only programme of its type, the PGDip in Parish Church Studies is an online programme which offers an unparalleled opportunity to gain detailed and practical … Continue reading

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Exhibition: Of Earth and Heaven: Art from the Middle Ages

Until March 10th, 2018 In association with Sam Fogg, the Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, is currently hosting Of Earth and Heaven: Art from the Middle Ages, an exhibition of late Medieval painting, sculpture, stained glass and goldsmiths’ work. Bringing … Continue reading

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The Stained Glass Museum Annual Lecture 2018: Exhibiting Stained Glass in 19th Century London and Paris

Wednesday, 9th May, 6.30pm for 6.45pm Ely Cathedral, South Transept For this year’s annual lecture, Jasmine Allen, Curator of the Stained Glass Museum, will take her audience back in time to explore the fascinating, and often surprising, displays of stained … Continue reading

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Reminder: The Stained Glass Museum Study Weekend 2018: Suffolk

Thursday, 19th April – Sunday, 22nd April 2018 The Stained Glass Museum’s 2018 Study Weekend will take place in Suffolk, from lunchtime on Thursday 19th April to the morning of Sunday 22nd April 2018. Based in the historic market town … Continue reading

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British Society of Master Glass Painters Spring Lecture 2018: Bradley + Basso, by Ray Bradley and Denise Basso

Friday, 16th March, 6.15pm for 6.45pm The Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT Ray Bradley established his architectural glass art studio in West London in 1964, and in the years since has designed and made many works … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS: ICON STAINED GLASS GROUP CONFERENCE, 8-9 May, 2018

The ICON Stained Glass Group Conference for 2018 on the theme of ‘Conservation, Communication, and Collaboration’ will be held at Glaziers Hall, the central London home of the Worshipful Company of Glaziers, on 8 and 9 May 2018. The conference’s … Continue reading

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The Stained Glass Centre: Stained Glass Workshops 2018

The Stained Glass Centre in York has announced the dates of this year’s summer workshops. Four one-day, self-contained workshops in glass painting and leading will be held on the fol-lowing dates: Saturday 23rd June – Glass painting Saturday 30th June … Continue reading

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Reminder: University of York Spring Master Class

On Saturday, 3rd March, 2018, the University of York’s MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management will hold its Spring Master Class. Following the theme of Collectors and Collections, speakers will include Dr Ute Bed-narz (CVMA Potsdam), Anna Eavis … Continue reading

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Medieval Stained Glass an Instagram Hit

York Minster, and its impressively extensive collection of medieval stained glass, features within a list of the twelve ‘most instagrammable sights’ in the UK. Research by the travel company, Expedia, found that the medieval landmark was snapped more than 89,000 … Continue reading

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York Minster’s Great East Window: The last panel returns

Sarah Brown, The York Glaziers Trust On 2 January 2018 the final panel in the Great East Window was formally returned to the Minster, concluding one of Europe’s largest stained-glass conservation projects of recent decades (fig. 1).  Between 2011 and … Continue reading

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