Breath taking British blown glass subject of talk


A fascinating talk on British glass blowing will be held at 12.30pm on Wednesday 21 September at Aberdeen Art Gallery, Schoolhill.

The talk by lead curator (collections access) Alison Fraser will include a tour of the Crafts Council's exhibition Breath Taking: A New Wave in British Glass Blowing which is on display at the gallery until Saturday 29 October 2011.

This touring exhibition presents cutting-edge work in blown glass by 22 makers including a revolver, a scale model of a futuristic apartment-block and to-scale glass wind instruments.

Advance booking is not required for this talk which will last approximately 30 minutes.