Discover the history of glassmaking on Wearside, the science behind the glassmaking process and explore an exciting programme of contemporary glass art exhibitions.
Learn more about our Creative Futures Art Club and our Career Taster sessions.
Extended learning projects at National Glass Centre
Contact a member of our Learning and Engagement team to plan your visit.
Our online resources are free to use and download to support visits to National Glass Centre and classroom teaching.
Get involved with our CPD sessions, aimed at broadening creative skills.
National Glass Centre is free for groups to visit under their own steam.
Follow the link to download our new Schools Brochure 2014-15.
Make a Magic Lantern with your school or community group for Sunderland Illuminations Magic Lantern parade.
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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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