6:00PM - 8:30PM
Come hear leaders of pivotal institutions speak about the future of contemporary glass and how an age old tradition shrouded in magic and mystery remains competitive in the 21st-century and beyond.
We welcome Kathleen V. Jameson, Ph.D. (President & CEO at The Mint Museum, Charlotte); Cybele Maylone (Executive Director at Urban Glass, Brooklyn); Susan Warner (Executive Director/Curator at Museum of Glass, Tacoma), Joanna Sikes (formerly Director of External Affairs at Museum of Glass, Tacoma and Past Director of the Chihuly Studio, Tacoma), and Charlotte Potter (Programming Director and Glass Studio Manager at Chrysler Museum, Norfolk) to the panel. Deborah Randolph (Director of Education at Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem) will facilitate the panel.
RSVP required; space is limited.
NEW VISIONS/NEW VOICES is presented in collaboration with ArtTable, The Mint Museum, and the Founders’ Circle, Ltd. In celebration of the exhibition Fired Up: Contemporary Glass by Women Artists from the Toledo Museum of Art, on view at Mint Museum Uptown through February 26, 2017.
If you have any questions about the events or how to register, please contact Sarah Robinson.
We look forward to seeing you there!
The Founders' Circle Board of Directors & Program Committee
Image credit: Laura de Santillana (Italian, 1955- ), Flag, 2011, multi-colored (amber, black, and red translucent soda-lime glass), blown incalmo, fumed, hot-worked glass, 15 x 19 x 2 1/2 in., Toledo Museum of Art (Toledo, OH), Purchased with funds from the Florence Scott Libbey Bequest in Memory of her Father, Maurice A. Scott and Bequest of Edward E. MacCrone, by exchange, 2016.7.