NCAD: Ireland Glass Biennale 2019 | Open Call

Posted 14.05.19

The Ireland Glass Biennale (IGB) is a juried exhibition showcasing excellence in contemporary glass by international artists, designers and craft practitioners.

The exhibition will open on 24 October 2019 at the Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle Gardens, and will be shown until 5 January 2020.

The IGB seeks to present and provoke international perspectives, explorations and manifestations of glass as creative expression.This is an open call inviting entries from both established and emerging practitioners.  

A fully illustrated catalogue with commissioned essays will be produced and the event will be supported by a series of talks and events expanding the ideas and thematics of the exhibition.

Ireland Glass Biennale 2019 Jury:

  • Reino Liefkes, Senior Curator and Head of Ceramics and Glass, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
  • Diane C. Wright, Curator of Glass and Decorative Arts at the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio, United States
  • Paula Stokes, Artist and Co-Founder of the METHOD gallery, Seattle, United States   

The deadline for submissions is 12pm, 1 August (GMT). The work submitted should be made within the last two years. Materials other than glass can be used but glass must be the key element. Entrants will receive confirmation of receipt of application. Selected participants will be notified no later than 30 August 2019. There is no fee to apply.

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