In February, The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass once again hosted a beadmaking marathon to benefit an organization called Beads of Courage that helps children with serious illnesses mark milestones in their treatment through the use of beads.
Only 6 more days until Continuous Mile winds its way into the new Contemporary Art + Design Wing. Continuous Mile, Liza Lou, Los Angeles, CA, 2006-2008. 2013.9.1.
Families Explore: Beads This Sunday, October 27, from 12-4pm, experience the cultural history of beads and beadmaking. Tour the Museum’s major exhibition, Life on a String: 35 Centuries of the Glass Bead, using a family activity sheet. Decorate and trade … Read more →
This year’s Annual Seminar on Glass on October 18-19 discusses beads and beaded objects created throughout glass history and from all parts of the world. Seminar will feature lectures and live demonstrations focused around the topics represented in the Museum’s 2013 major exhibition, Life … Read more →