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Rakow Research Library
October 16, 2019

The Corning Museum of Glass today announced the appointment of two key staff members who will work to advance the scholarship and programmatic offerings of the Rakow Research Library and The Studio of the Museum. Kevin Reynolds: Chief Librarian Kevin Reynolds has spent more than two decades in... more

October 4, 2019
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) today announced the commission of a new work by renowned contemporary artist Spencer Finch (b. 1962, USA), whose multidisciplinary practice explores the beauty and complexity of everyday moments. The site-specific work, which will be on view at the Museum... more
Spencer Finch at Bullseye Glass
October 4, 2019
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) is presenting diverse programming dedicated to contemporary glass and celebrating the artists and designers who are pushing boundaries in the field. Today, the Museum announced two major new commissions by artists Spencer Finch, widely admired for his exploration... more


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Japanese artist and educator Rui Sasaki was selected to create the Museum’s 33rd Rakow Commission, which will be featured as the 100th work in New Glass Now. Sasaki will visit CMoG to deliver a Behind the Glass lecture about her work on March 28 at 6:30 p.m., after which, her work will be unveiled... more
The Corning Museum of Glass is thrilled to share news of an exciting collaboration on the forthcoming Netflix series, Blown Away, which will bring the art and beauty of glassblowing to television screens around the world. A visually compelling process often described as “mesmerizing” and “... more
Today, The Studio announced the 2019 Artists-in-Residence recipients: twelve artists from around the world who will each spend one month at The Studio, researching and experimenting with new techniques to further their work. Additionally, two artists and two scholars have been selected for the... more