57 glass artists
August 16, 2017
Lower East attended the big opening of the exhibition YOUNG GLASS 2017 at Glasmuseet Ebeltoft. We met a lot of talented glass artists from all over the world. The exhibition is amazing and playful – showing surprising new directions in glass art. On show in Ebeltoft until 29th October 2017. photo: Artwork by Sarah Gilbert. photo©lowereast
From the museum website:
“This summer the museum takes stock of the work created by the younger generation of artists working with glass in the 4th edition of YOUNG GLASS.
Young Glass has become a major international competition established to reward and promote innovation and young talent in contemporary glass. It was initiated by Glasmuseet Ebeltoft in 1987 and is repeated every 10th year.
Works by 57 artists have been selected for the exhibition by a high profile international jury and there will be four cash prizes totalling Euro 42,000 and two artist residencies awarded to the winners.”
YOUNG GLASS 2017 can be seen at:
- Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, 10th June-29th October 2017
- The Glass Factory, Sweden, 11th November 2017-11th March 2018
- The National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK, 24th March 2018-29th September 2018
See more at the museum website here