The National Art&Design Saturday Club, which helps young people study creative subjects in Sunderland and across the UK, has been granted a prestigious national award after giving local young people the chance to aspire to higher education.Read more >>
The Contemporary Glass Society and National Glass Centre create a new showcase for contemporary glassRead more >>
Photographer Tim Mitchell explores the demise of the shipbuilding industry in his large scale photographic works at National Glass Centre.Read more >>
ONE of the world’s most iconic spectacle designers has unveiled a major exhibition at National Glass Centre featuring eyewear created by three generations of his family and photographic works of the famous faces who wore them.Read more >>
18 January – 5 May 2014
What have Lady Gaga, Colin Firth and the Hitchhikers Guide to The Galaxy got in common? They’ve all worn Oliver Goldsmith spectacles.
National Glass Centre at The University of Sunderland wins Special Commendation ‘Business of the Year’ Award at Sunderland Echo Portfolio Business Awards 2013Read more >>
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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