21-24 April 2016: Study Weekend in Essex, organised by the Ely Stained Glass museum.
Based in Colchester, the weekend will include visits to a variety of sites to see a range of stained glass from the medieval to the modern period. Highlights include the 12th and 13th century glass at Rivenhall, unique 14th and 15th century glass at Sheering and Margaretting. For post-medieval glass, the stunning imported 16th and 17th century French glass from the Neave Collection at Noak Hill, 18th century glass at Leigh-on-Sea will be viewed. For more information and the full programme please see the Stained Glass Museum website.
22–23 April 2016: The Art and Science of Nineteenth-Century Stained Glass:
Conference in Oxford. The keynote lecture will be given by Jean-François Luneau, formerly heritage conservator and conference convenor at the Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont Ferrand (France); other speakers include Dr David Dungworth (Head of Archaeological Conservation and Technology at Historic England); and Mme Viviane Bulckaen (a stained-glass conservator who has worked extensively in glass, stained glass, and ceramics). Free conference; please register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. For more details, please visit the conference website.
Until 22 May 2016: Exhibition of medieval glass at Girona Art Museum. See Vidimus 94.
Forthcoming Exhibitions and Events
12 September 2016 – 15 January 2017: Stained glass by Margaret Rope, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery. Click here for further details.