Sunderland’s growing reputation in the cultural and creative industries has been boosted by the appointment of Keith Merrin as Director of National Glass Centre, who will join in March.Read more >>
A SPECIAL installation has been officially launched at National Glass Centre (NGC) to mark the waves of change at Port of Sunderland over the years.Read more >>
National Glass Centre goes from strength to strength as it welcomes over 200,000 visitors – smashing visitor targets for a second year running and showing no sign of slowing down for Summer!Read more >>
Emotional Leak sculpture exhibited at Glasstress 2015Read more >>
National Glass Centre to showcase artwork created by people living with dementia in Sunderland in first exhibition of its kind.Read more >>
The Contemporary Glass Society and National Glass Centre launch second year of showcase displays for contemporary glassRead more >>
AN exciting new arts project mapping happiness across Wearside and South Tyneside.Read more >>
Valentine's Day, February Half Term Family Activities and new exhibitions. February highlights at National Glass Centre.Read more >>
Throughout the winter months National Glass Centre Brasserie will be serving a wide range of warming dishes, all of which will be made using ingredients sourced from within 50 miles.Read more >>
National Glass Centre has been shortlisted for the North East England Tourism Awards 2014, in the category ‘Large Visitor Attraction of the Year’.Read more >>
A South Shields glass artist, who studied glass and ceramics at National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland has been named as a winner in an inaugural international competition that funds research into new materials, techniques and methods of creating glass art.Read more >>
National Glass Centre invites one of Britain’s most successful artists working in ceramics to develop her practise and explore the potential of working in glass, in an installation at National Glass Centre in Autumn 2014.Read more >>
National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland has been awarded £1, 045, 891 as part of a joint bid with Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art. The funding has been awarded as part of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio funding stream and will secure National Glass Centre’s future until 2018.Read more >>
National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland will exhibit work created by the finest artists working in glass and ceramics this week at COLLECT, the International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, at Saatchi Gallery, London.Read more >>
Glass Maker and Artist
I have worked at National Glass Centre since finishing my degree in 2005.
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.
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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