Organization

UrbanGlass

Brooklyn, NY | http://www.urbanglass.org
Logo of UrbanGlass

Joined in September 2007

About Us

Founded in 1977 by artists Richard Yelle and Erik Erikson as the New York Experimental Glass Workshop, UrbanGlass was the first artist-access glass center in the United States and is now the largest. Previously, those interested in working in glass could only do so at art schools, in factories or by building their own studios. When UrbanGlass opened its doors, glass as an art medium became available for the first time to a wide range of artists at an affordable price. Today, the facility of UrbanGlass serves as the primary studio of over 400 artists each year.

Founded in 1977 by artists Richard Yelle and Erik Erikson as the New York Experimental Glass Workshop, UrbanGlass was the first artist-access glass center in the United States and is now the largest. Previously, those interested in working…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Arts & Music
  • Education

Location

647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Photos for UrbanGlass

  • UrbanGlass Glass Blowing Studio
    UrbanGlass Glass Blowing Studio
  • Facade at Night
    Facade at Night