Preview: Sat 7 April 2-4 pm – All Welcome!
Exhibition runs 7 April – 4 May 2018
Tues — Sat 11am — 5pm
Glass Dagger Workshop – Saturday 28 April eventbrite.co.uk/e/glass-dagger-workshop-with-alison-lowry-tickets-44405377680
Celebrating the bicentenary of the birth of Sir Richard Wallace, this is the first collaboration between Lisburn’s R –Space Gallery and the Wallace Collection in London.
About the artist…
Alison Lowry is a glass artist living and working from her studio, ‘Schoolhouse Glass’ in Saintfield.
In 2009 she graduated from the University of Ulster with a first class Honors degree in Art and Design. Since then she has won numerous awards including first place in the category, ‘Glass Art’ at the Royal Dublin Show in 2015 and 2009, the Silver medal at the Royal Ulster Arts Club’s Annual Exhibition in 2010, the Warm Glass Prize in 2010 and 2011 and more recently the Bronze Award at Bullseye Glass’ ‘Emerge’ exhibition. Alison exhibits both locally and internationally and her work is held in several public collections; with the National Gallery of Ireland recently acquiring a large pate de verre vessel for the ‘Contemporary Craft Collection’ and the Arts Council of Northern Ireland recently made a forth purchase for their collection.