National Glass Centre is part of the University of Sunderland
We receive portfolio funding from the National Lottery Fund, supported using public funds from Arts Council England.
We are part funded by Sunderland City Council.
We are part funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund
National Glass Centre wishes to acknowledge the generosity of the Gillian Dickinson Trust in supporting our work with young people and our new Learning Studios.
We are part funded by The Sir James Knott Trust
We are part funded by Foyle Foundation
We are part funded by Sir John Priestman Charity Trust.
We are part funded by The Joicey Trust.
We are receive joint portfolio funding with our partner gallery Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art.
We are working with The Biscuit Factory to champion the heritage of glass making in the North East. They have a dedicated space, showcasing beautiful glassware produced by National Glass Centre’s hot glass studio team.
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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