The Gallery at London Glassblowing
2014 Exhibitions

Jan 8th

Jan 25th

January Sale

Each year we have to create space on our shelves for new work.  This sale presents an outstanding opportunity to find amazing bargains by the London Glassblowing team, as well as pieces by Peter Layton, at greatly reduced prices.

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Jan 31st

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Mar 1st

Amanda Simmons makes richly coloured and patterned kiln formed and cameo engraved vessels. Cathryn Shilling uses texture, light and colour to give movement to her sculptural standing forms. Both artists create their work by gravity in the heat of the kiln.

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Mar 6th

Mar 15th

March 2014 sees the return of our Silent Auction - an exclusive opportunity to bid on a classic Peter Layton, including some from his historic Highlights collection, as well as unique developmental/experimental pieces.

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Apr 4th

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Apr 13th

Spring Open House

& Sale

Join us for a glass of our spring cocktail to view the new collection by Peter Layton.  Alongside gallery firsts you will be able to pick up a Studio piece at a generously reduced price.

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May 2nd 

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May 21st

Gather

To coincide with Collect we hold a fringe show in our gallery.  View Louis Thompson, Peter Layton and Layne Rowe as well as Anthony Scala, Cathryn Shilling, Bruce Marks and Jochen Ott 

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May 9th

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May 12th

Collect 2014

At the Saatchi Gallery

 

The pre-eminent craft show in Europe – we are delighted to have been selected to show here again.  Louis Thompson, Peter Layton, Layne Rowe, Sabrina Cant, Fiaz Elson, Yoshiko Okada and our new young talent, Tim Rawlinson, are some of the glass artists we will be showing.

 

Tim Collect

June 20th

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July 12th

The Glass Skin

An exhibition of artists whose work utilises the optical qualities of glass, by using cold working processes to add surface patterns and textures that enhance blown glass forms. Featuring the ‘defiantly decorative’ work of Stephen Gillies and Kate Jones.

 Gillies Jones surface design

July 18th

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July 27th

 

Summer Open House & Sale

Celebrate summer with us and enjoy a glass of our iced punch. Peter Layton will be releasing a new series and also on show will be new work from members of the London Glassblowing team.  

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Sept 12th 

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Oct 18th

Vetro

An exhibition inspired by the Venetian Island of Murano.  We present contemporary interpretations of classic Italian techniques by modern master glassblowers. Including new works by Peter Layton, Louis Thompson and Liam Reeves.

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Nov 21st

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Dec 24th

Christmas Open House & Sale

Join us in the warm welcoming glow of the furnace, accompanied by our famous mulled wine and mince pies.  This is the place to find unusual gifts, such as Phil Vallentin’s quirky tree decorations or Peter Layton’s Christmas baubles and miniature versions of his signature series. 

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