2012 Toledo Conference Program
| Brian P Kennedy
||Joel Philip Myers
Emerging Artists Presentations
Each year the Glass Art Society selects a few emerging artists to present lectures at its annual conference. Through these lectures, artists with promising talent are afforded the opportunity to introduce their work to a large audience of established artists, educators, peers, collectors, art historians, and critics. Click to learn more about this year's emerging artist presenters
. Determined by a jury in February 2012
Artist Portfolio Review
Gallery owners, curators, educators, and artists will be available to review portfolios of GAS conference attendees. Reviews will last 10 - 15 minutes each. Artists should bring a portfolio of images of recent work either digitally on their own laptop or as color photographs, as well as printed copies of their artist statement, biography, and resume/CV.
Biographies and availability of the reviewers are available on the Portfolio Review page.
Students and Schools - Educational Areas
Education Resource Center, Q&A Hour and Poster Presentations:
Check out glass school promotional materials and some of the latest in glass research in the Education Resource Center. Got questions? Want to meet the school representatives or researchers in person? Come back during the School Q&A Hour or during the Informal Poster Presentations.
Click here for more information on the Ed Resource Center, Q&A Hour and Poster Presentations
Want to Participate?
All educational facilities that offer instruction in glassworking and wish to be represented in the Education Resource Center are invited to provide informational materials. Faculty and students are encouraged to apply to the GAS Poster Presentations to share scholarly research conducted during the last academic year.
International Student Exhibition & Sales
GAS invites all student members who are currently enrolled full-time in an accredited degree-granting program to participate in the International Student Exhibition & Sales. (2012 graduates are included in this invitation.) All work must be current, original, professionally crafted, and contain glass as the main element.
Learn more on the International Student Exhibition & Sales page
for a photo gallery of the 2011 Seattle Student Exhibition!
Technical Display - The Marketplace for Artists
Interested in exhibiting in Tech Display? Click here for Vendor Details
Tours and Events
The Glass Art Society reserves the right to deny applications for Technical Display, advertising participation, GAS membership or the conference from anyone for any reason.