Archive for April, 2011

Poetics of the Handmade

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Poetics of the Handmade


Contemporary Glass from China

Preview on Friday 6th May at 6pm.

CIT Crawford College of Art & Design is honoured to present the work of Xiaowei Zhuang, Professor of Glass at the Fine Arts College of the University of Shanghai, at the CIT Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork.

Professor Zhuang was appointed Director of the Glass Museum of Shanghai in 2008. He is also a member of the International Committee for Museums and Collections of Glass of the International Council of Museums. His work is in private and public collections both nationally and internationally.

The exhibition, curated by Debbie Dawson, continues until 27th May

Image: ‘Chase Wind’ by Xiaowei Zhuang. Kiln formed glass, dimensions 77cm X 40cm X 10cm.