A closer look at Spectacles and Optometry
Riverside Room B / Free
Find out all there is to know about Spectacles The Oliver Goldsmith Collection and The Mechanics of Optometry, when Oliver Goldsmith and Neil Handley, Curator of the British Optical Association Museum at The College of Optometrists, discuss their work and exhibitions.
15.00 - 15.45 - Neil Handley
16.00 - 16.45 - Oliver Goldsmith
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 practice is interdisciplinary combining drawing, sculpture and film.
I am an Israeli artist based in the UK working primarily in kiln cast glass.
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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