Our fantastic range of glass making and blowing experiences mean you can have a go at creating your own beautiful artwork.Read More
Visit our interactive exhibition of Glass in Sunderland and discover the origins, growth and legacy of glass in the City.Read More
Our spectacular glass blowing demonstrations are free and run throughout the day, every day.Read More
Enjoy a free, fun day out with your family at National Glass Centre.Read More
With our range of fun Courses, Classes and Family Activities for all ages and abilities.Read More
Make your own virtual stained glass window with Jacques our master glassmaker!Play Game
A British painter, illustrator, and ceramist who specialized in delicately painted porcelain vessels, Jane Osborn-Smith died on October 1, 2013 in Old Chatham, Ne ....Read more
With the ceremonial breaking of a glass ribbon, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg officially reop ....Read more
The Contemporary Glass Society (CGS), an organization based in the United Kingdom, was recently ....Read more
National Glass Centre creates specially commissioned commemorative glass keepsakes for 21 year olds in Sunderland to celebrate Sunderland's 21st birthday!
Five year old Alfie Leadbitter, was presented with a glass pumpkin yesterday (31 October) to celebrate being our 100,000th visitor
Come and find Cinderella's glass slipper at National Glass Centre.
National Glass Centre at The University of Sunderland wins Special Commendation ‘Business of the Year’ Award at Sunderland Echo Portfolio
Over 100 delegates from the international glass making community will visit Sunderland this weekend as The Contemporary Glass Society launch
Jeffrey Sarmiento's mid-career exhibition premieres at National Glass Centre
National Glass Centre's Chris Blade, returns from artistic residency in The Arctic Circle.
The Contemporary Glass Society launches their October conference at National Glass Centre
National Glass Centre, which opened last weekend, following a six month period of re-development, received a record number of visitors
National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland reopens its doors on 29 June 2013, following an ambitious £2.25 million
Christmas Opening Times: Christmas Eve: 10.00 - 16.00 Christmas Day: Closed Boxing Day: Closed New Year's Eve: 10.00 - 16.00 New Year's Day: Closed
My practice is interdisciplinary combining drawing, sculpture and film.
Head of Enterprise, Commissioning & the Studio
I am Head of Enterprise, Commissioning and the Studio at National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland, England and am a member of the Senior Management Team.
I am an Israeli artist based in the UK working primarily in kiln cast glass.
Glass Maker and Artist
I have worked at National Glass Centre since finishing my degree in 2005.
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Sara Jo Harrison joined National Glass Centre in 2012 to support the Centre's marketing and Communications strategy.
My work uses a range of media which acknowledges the interface between both traditional practice and new media.
Learning and Engagement Officer
Rachel joined National Glass Centre in 2007 to support the Centre's learning and engagement programme having completed MA Glass the previous year.
Kalki Mansel is one of National Glass Centre's resident glass artists.
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