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David Whitehouse Research Residency Lecture: Norwood Viviano and Crawford Alexander Mann III

  • Dates: May 16, 2019
  • Times: From: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Admission: Free and open to the public; no reservations required.
  • Corning Museum of Glass
    One Museum Way
    Corning, NY 14830
  • Phone: (607) 937-5371
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Glassmaker and sculptor Norwood Viviano will be participating in the David Whitehouse Research Residency for Artists May 1 through 24. Curator and scholar Crawford Alexander Mann III will be participating in the David Whitehouse Research Residency for Scholars May 13 through 20. Listen to them discuss their research during this informal lecture on May 16.

During his residency at the Rakow Research Library, Viviano is researching cut, pressed, and molded glass artifacts and ephemera from Early American glass industries and the towns that grew up around them. Mann is researching how Venice’s 19th century glass revival was a catalyst for achievements in painting and printmaking by authoritative American artists.

David Whitehouse Research Residency Lecture: Norwood Viviano and Crawford Alexander Mann III
  • Corning Museum of Glass
  • One Museum Way
  • Corning, NY 14830
  • May 16, 2019 to May 16, 2019
  • Free and open to the public; no reservations required.

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Corning Museum of Glass

One Museum Way
Corning, NY 14830
(607) 937-5371

From children looking for an adventure to artists looking for inspiration, there’s something for everyone at The Corning Museum of Glass. Explore 3,500 years of glassmaking history in the world’s largest collection of glass, featuring 45,000 pieces of classic and contemporary glass art. At the Hot Glass Show, watch live, narrated, glassmaking demonstrations, and see master glassblowers create stunning pieces before your eyes. Flameworking, Optical Fiber, and Glass Breaking Demos are also offered throughout the day. The only thing better than watching the wonder of glassmaking is trying it yourself! Make Your Own Glass in short, daily workshops: choose from fused picture frames and suncatchers, sandblasted drinking glasses, flameworked beads, pulled-glass flowers or delicate blown ornaments. Get hands-on with the science of glass at Do It! stations in the Innovation Center. Best of all, kids and teens 17 and under are free; adult admission is $20. AAA/CAA, Military, College Student, and 62+ receive a 15% discount ($17). Local residents receive a 50% discount. Open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily. From Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day, the Museum is open until 8:00 pm.

The Corning Museum of Glass is part of the Points of Inspiration Architecture Trail. For more information and stops on the trail, visit www.pointsofinspiration.net.