Carol Yorke was less than thrilled with the move she and her husband, Gerard Conn, were making to Michigan, so Gerry surprised her with a welcome gift while they were unpacking. “It was a bribe,” he said about the cobalt … Read more →
An exquisite collection of late 19th-century English scent bottles are the most recent gift to The Corning Museum of Glass from the Ennion Society, the Museum’s patron group. The 14 bottles represent a wide variety of cameo glass styles produced … Read more →
Each year the Museum’s patron group, the Ennion Society, chooses an object to acquire using the group’s donations. Last night at the annual Ennion Society dinner, this year’s acquisition—Marquetry Vase with Water Lilies—was announced.
Paul and Elmerina Parkman have been coming to The Corning Museum of Glass since the early 1970s, when they first began collecting American Studio Glass. “We like to learn,” says Paul. “When my mother died, she passed on to us … Read more →