2016 WNC Studio Glass Exhibition

 

JUNE 24 – JULY 29, 2016
 ARTIST RECEPTION – SATURDAY, JUNE 25,  4 until 6 PM

The mountains of North Carolina are home to some of the world’s most talented studio glass artists. To recognize the exceptional work of these distinguished artists, and others, an exhibition of work is scheduled in a collaborative effort taking place in four downtown Morganton, North Carolina venues: The Burke Arts Council, Hamilton Williams Gallery, and The Local’s Market.  The Fifth Annual Western North Carolina Studio Glass Exhibition will open on June 24 and will close on July 29.  An opening reception for the artists is scheduled for Saturday, June 25, 4 – 6 pm at each participating gallery.

ARTISTS:  Rob Levin – Michael Hatch – Diane Enger – Kenny Pieper –Alicia Kelemen –
Judson Guerard – John Geci – Colin O’Reilly

The exhibition includes glass that is functional and sculptural in design. This includes many unique vessels in varied shapes and hues, as well as sculptural forms in blown or cast glass. The four galleries will serve as serve as singular venues for the exhibition and each will offer participants a distinct experience in viewing the entire exhibition of work.

 

 

Image of glass artist, Michael Hatch, of Weaverville, western North Carolina, at work in his studio.  Image of glass artist, Michael Hatch, from Weaverville in western North Carolina