Nzilani Glass Conservation pivots to launch The Nzilani Mask Project

Posted May 21, 2020

Be Safe - it applies to Everyone. www.nzilanimaskproject.com__________________ When the Bay Area shelter-in-place order was announced in mid-March as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic; Nzilani Glass Conservation immediately started thinking about how to safely continue employing their core staff while keeping people safe in the Bay Area and Beyond.

Uro by Yough, A Resurrection of the Uroboros line by Youghiogheny Glass Co.

Posted May 7, 2020

A letter from Youghiogheny to all Art Glass Industry: Our industry is long overdue for an announcement of excitement and positivity, so we are pleased to be the bearer of good news. Youghiogheny, together with Oceanside Glasstile, is announcing the acquisition and launch of Uro by Yough, a resurrection of the Uroboros line of both traditional art glass and 96 compatible fusible glass. The machines and all of the equipment have arrived at our Connellsville factory, and we are just about ready to start production.

SGAA May Community Resources

Posted May 3, 2020

DESPITE THE CHALLENGES of Spring 2020 and COVID-19 there are still many exciting things happening for SGAA members.

Fern Pattern Protective Face Mask

Posted April 20, 2020

We are already more accustomed than most to wearing masks as PPE in our day-to-day work but now that it's just a part of daily life, it's more important than ever that we have options of how to take care of ourselves.

One hundred years in business

Posted February 25, 2020

Rohlf's Stained and Leaded Glass Studio celebrates its 100th anniversary.

Sarah Hall receives top Canadian honor

Posted February 10, 2020

Stained glass artist and pioneer Sarah Hall was appointed a Member of the Royal Order of Canada.

Recap: SGAA Board visits Buffalo Headquarters

Posted January 14, 2020

For the first time since the SGAA moved headquarters to Buffalo, the entire board visited the city as the association held its winter board meetings.

The Neustadt heads to Newport

Posted December 2, 2019

The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass is coming to Rhode Island with an opening lecture and reception on Dec. 8.

Affiliate Member Story: Glass Fire

Posted November 25, 2019

A chance encounter with Tiffany lamps while working at Death Valley National Park led to Freddi Steele's calling into stained glass. 

The Path To Paradise: Judith Schaechter's Stained-Glass Art

Posted November 6, 2019

The Memorial Art Gallery (MAG) of the University of Rochester is pleased to present The Path to Paradise: Judith Schaechter’s Stained-Glass Art, the first survey and major scholarly assessment of this groundbreaking artist's 37-year career.

Akili Ron Anderson is lending his spirit for a better world

Posted October 28, 2019

After his 1982 sculpture depicting the Last Supper with African-American faces was rediscovered, Akili Ron Anderson found himself back in the spotlight. A sculptor, stained-glass artist, and painter (among other things), Anderson has infused his work with Afrocentric themes which has served as his contribution to changing the world.

Sylvia Nicolas honored with lifetime achievement

Posted October 10, 2019

Stained-glass artist Sylvia Nicolas will receive the Living Treasure Award for lifetime achievement at the New Hampshire Governor's Art Awards on Oct. 21, 2019.

Beguiled by Tiffany: 125 Years of Collecting

Posted September 27, 2019

To celebrate 50 years of The Nuestadt, the museum will host the first scholarly symposium on the history of Tiffany collecting on Oct. 11 in Manhattan.

Rediscovering the work of Douglas Phillips

Posted September 27, 2019

A history dive into the work of Douglas Phillips, one of the only African American glass artists to have a major studio.

Bendheim celebrates Robert Jayson's SGAA Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted September 10, 2019

Bendheim celebrated the Lifetime Achievement Award presented to Robert Jayson by the Stained Glass Association of America.

SGAA partners with Explore Buffalo for stained glass tours

Posted September 3, 2019

Serving as a guest docent on tours of sacred spaces around Buffalo, N.Y., Megan McElfresh is helping to spread the word about stained glass and help people see their spaces, and art, in a new way.    

Shaping Minnesota’s Architectural Landscape on the Color Line

Posted August 14, 2019

Learn about William Hazel: architect, stained glass artist and one of the few African-American designers and salesmen to work for Tiffany & Co.

Judith Schaechter exhibits at the Chrysler Museum of Art

Posted August 8, 2019

New works, many of which are her personal favorites, of Judith Schaechter will be on exhibit at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia. The show opens on Sept. 20, 2019 and runs through Jan. 5, 2020.

The history of Tiffany meets the technology of an app in Chicago

Posted August 6, 2019

As the Richard H. Driehaus Museum prepares for its exhibit and accompanying publication Eternal Light: The Sacred Stained-Glass Windows of Louis Comfort Tiffany the museum has also launched Chicago's Tiffany Trail, an app that takes visitors to Tiffany windows around the Windy City. 

Sponsor the SGAA 2020 Winter Meetings

Posted July 29, 2019

Support the Stained Glass Association of America as it takes its winter meetings to Buffalo, N.Y.  in January 2020.

SGAA Announces 2019 Award Winners

Posted June 4, 2019

Robert Jayson, owner and president of S.A. Bendheim Ltd., was presented with the SGAA Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual awards reception and banquet, held June 4 to close out the 2019 summer conference in San Antonio, Texas. Megan McElfresh was presented with the Distinguished Service Award, Tony Glander the President's Award, and Ellen Mandelbaum the Stained Glass School Excellence in Education Award.

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