Region:West Midlands


Occupation:Trade and Industry Media


Areas of Interest:Conferences, Education, Exhibition

Country:United Kingdom

The International Festival of Glass

The International Festival of Glass is a comprehensive programme of events and exhibitions that takes place every two years across the Stourbridge Glass Quarter. The Festival features the world renowned British Glass Biennale, the UK's largest selling exhibition of contemporary glass hosted by The Glasshouse - the main festival hub.

Join us in August for a packed programme of masterclasses, demonstrations, exhibitions and performances. Headliners include Sam Herman, Silvia Levenson, Wayne Strattman, Carmen Lozar, KeKe Cribbs, Prof. Jane Cook, Steffen Dam and Nancy Sutcliffe.

Masterclasses 19 – 22 August
Festival 23 – 26 August
British Glass Biennale 23 August – 28 September

Pitcher by Kari Mølstad (hett glass) (Norway) , Jørn Hagen

Shower by Carmen Lozar (US)

Steffen Dam (Denmark)

Corymb by Paul Stopler , Ian Blantern

The International Festival of Glass

Blue and Red Lumiglas Circle by Wayne Strattman (US)

Beans on Toast by Daisy Packham (UK) , Simon Reakes

Agility Course by KeKe Cribbs (US)

Medicine for Garmonbozia (Glass Charger Index 1902) by Ian Chadwick (UK)

Swimmer by Frans Wesselman (UK/Netherlands)