Houston Studio Glass
Spring 2013 Newsletter
  • Houston Studio Glass:   City of Houston Art Collection
                        Johnathon Schmuck Studio Demonstration
                        Studio Open House
  • Hooks-Epstein Galleries:  Ross Richmond & Kelli Scott Kelley
  • Art Museum of South Texas:   Contemporary Studio Glass
  • Jayne Duryea:  Retrospective
  • Michael Crowder:  GlassWeekend '13 - Rising Stars
  • HCCC:   The Tool at Hand
  • Paperweight Collectors Association - TX:  July 2013 Meeting
  • Gene Hester:  New Web Site
  • Ellen Abbott and Marc Leva:  New Commission
  • Susan Plum:  Exhibition - September 2013 at HBU
  • Leigh Taylor Wyatt:  Happenings at East Side Glass Studio, Austin
  • Glass Classes:  Exciting New Workshops
            --Coastal Bend College
            --Sand-n-Fire Studio
            --Hot Glass Houston
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    City of Houston
    Portable Works Collection

    Work purchased as part of a "Portable Works" initiative that the Houston Arts Alliance and Houston Airport System are developing for the City of Houston Art Collection is now on exhibit at Bush Intercontinental Airport. 3 vessels are on display at Terminal D, with installation of the 4th piece planed for Terminal A in the coming weeks.

    Johnathon Schmuck at Houston Studio Glass    MAP
    Glassblowing Demonstration Open to the Public
        Friday, May 10, 2pm - 7pm

      Hot Shop Location for Hot Glass Houston's
    Australian Roll-up Workshop

      Slots open for WORKSHOP enrollment!

    Studio Open House
    One Day Only
    Featuring work by
    Johnathon Schmuck

    Saturday, May 11
    10am - 4pm
    Sorry --- No demonstrations
    Hooks-Epstein Galleries
    Ross Richmond
    Figure Studies and Gestures
    Kelli Scott Kelley

    Twins and Other Curiosities

    March 23 - April 20, 2013
    Balance   2013   13x6x6 Bound   2012   29x23x18
    Art Museum of South Texas
    The Elice Haverty and Dr. Rhodes Haverty Collection features contemporary glass sculpture from 18 countries. The 65 works of glass in the exhibition are one-of-a-kind pieces, surveying a wide range of subjects and techniques.
    Contemporary Studio Glass
    from the
    Mobile Museum of Art

    Through May 25, 2013
    Corpus Christi, TX
      Pavel Hlava, Ocean Wave  2000  Photo courtesy of Mobile Museum of Art.
    Jayne Duryea
    25 Works, 25 Years in Glass
    1988 - 2013

    Merriman-Bobys House, Corpus Christi, TX

    March 5 - April 17, 2013
    Closing Reception: April 17th
    Michael Crowder
    GlassWeekend '13
    Rising Stars

    Wheaton Village, Millville, NJ

    Sponsored by Gulf Coast Glass Alliance
    June 7, 8 & 9, 2013

    Congratulations Michael for being selected as a panel presenter for GlassWeekend '13 at the Creative Glass Center. And for your sculpture recently accepted for the MFAH's permanent collection.
    Air Amuse, blown & cast glass, 6"x11"x6"  
    Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
    The Tool at Hand
    Organized by the Milwaukee Art Museum in collaboration with the Chipstone Foundation and curated by Ethan W. Lasser (then Curator of the Chipstone Foundation and now the Margaret S. Winthrop Associate Curator of American Art at Harvard Art Museums), The Tool at Hand brings together artworks resulting from an unusual and slightly eccentric experiment.
    Courtesy of HCCC
    May 31 September 8, 2013
    Opening Reception
    Friday, May 31, 5:30 8:00
      Tazs Jorgensen, Glass Bowl  2011  Photo courtesy of the artist.
    Paperweight Collectors Association of Texas
    July 2013 Meeting
    Fort Worth, TX

    Gene Hester
    Water jet cut design for
    North Georgia Medical Center
    Ellijay, GA
    Visit the NEW WEBSITE!!
    Ellen Abbott & Marc Leva
    Custom Carved Glass
    Annapurna, 16' x 9' x 1/2", Invesco Management Group, Greenway Plaza  
    Susan Plum
    Glass & Drawings
    Houston Baptist University Gallery
    September 2013
    Mark your calendars!
    Drawing Detail   Arbol de la Vida/Tree of Life - glass installation
    Leigh Taylor Wyatt
    Shara Funari
    East Side Glass Studio, Austin's newest and only public access professional hot glass facility is hopping! Located on the East Side at the end of E. 6th Street. Offering: Classes, One Time Experiences, Private Parties (i.e. Dinner and Demos, Corporate workshops), Hot Shop & Cold Shop rental, Hot Glass Cold Beer nights.
    Glass Classes --- Spring - Summer 2013
       Coastal Bend College  --  Jayne Duryea: Beginning Glassblowing
    Class #1:   May 13 - 16
    Class #2:    May 20 - 23

       Sand-n-Fire Studio  --  Glassblowing, Flameworking, Fusing
      Rick Clark:  Contact the studio for a schedule of classes

       Hot Glass Houston  --  Kiln Formed Glass & Cold Working
      An Introduction:   Fusing Glass for the First Time - Apr 14
    Bob Patterson:   Not Your Regular Weave - Apr 16, 17 & 18
    Carrei Iverson:   Imaged Glass - Transferences of Life - Apr 20 & 21
    Bob Patterson:    Tessellated Glass - May 4 & May 19
    Richard Parrish:   Color Theory for Kilnformaed Glass - Apr 27-30 & May 1
    Miguel Unson:    en Negro Organico (organic black) - May 4 & May 19
      Johnathon Schmuck:    The Australian Roll-up - May 7 - 11
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