Grand Reopening!

Since August 10, we have welcomed back our college-programme students into our studios, and we are most pleased to receive visitors in our gallery-boutique again! We relish the thought of having all of our avid emerging glass artists back to work, completing their studies, while permitting those that support our community to visit and purchase [...]

By |2020-08-11T13:05:56-04:00August 11th, 2020|news|0 Comments

Summer Break

From July 10 until August 10, the Espace VERRE gallery-boutique and administration will be closed for a well-deserved break! Our team will thereafter be back in full force to resume our interrupted winter session and start afresh for a new fall semester come late August. Throughout this period, our technicians will remain onsite so that [...]

By |2020-07-03T11:58:52-04:00July 3rd, 2020|news|0 Comments

Recent Acquisitions on display in the gallery

Until January 31, the Espace VERRE Gallery presents recent acquisitions from its permanent collection. With works by Antony Brin-Piley alias Oak Locoboro and his third-year students (Fall 2019),  Eric Goldschmidt, Rose Grégoire, Michèle Lapointe, Gilles Payette, Patrick Primeau, and Železnŷ Sklo Brod. Espace VERRE is open to the public Monday through Friday, from 9 am [...]

By |2020-01-21T16:23:59-04:00January 21st, 2020|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Montserrat Duran Muntadas wins the 2019 François-Houdé Award

honouring Montreal's finest in emerging craft Montreal, December 3, 2019 – The City of Montreal, in collaboration with the Conseil des métiers d’art du Québec, has bestowed the 2019 François-Houdé Award to artist Montserrat Duran Muntadas for her sculptures combining textile and blown glass. The jury’s selection was based on her exceptional artistic process, as well [...]

By |2019-12-12T15:23:26-04:00December 12th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Holiday Pop Up at the Gallery-Boutique

From November 16 through December 23, Montreal’s one and only glass studio-school presents its very first Holiday pop up show! Find unique and locally-made blown glass pieces to embellish your holiday table, as well as a great variety of gifts that will undoubtedly please your hosts and all those on your nice list! At Espace [...]

By |2019-11-20T15:35:00-04:00November 20th, 2019|exhibition, news|0 Comments

Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornament, 2019 edition

Espace VERRE is pleased to announce the return of its popular holiday tradition, the 12th edition of Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornament! Whether with family, friends or work colleagues, create a unique ornament by choosing from this year’s models and seasonal colours, before assisting one of our glassblowing elves. A magical experience for all, from ages [...]

By |2019-10-03T15:57:55-04:00October 3rd, 2019|news|0 Comments

Portrait of a Fusionnist: 3 questions for DAVID

A 2016 Espace VERRE graduate now completing his second and last year as a member of the Fusion workshop. Other than the hot glass studio, where you develop and create your unique glass pieces, in what setting do you find comfort and inspiration, and is there anywhere that you would like to someday visit? For [...]

By |2019-06-14T15:35:29-04:00June 14th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Susan Edgerley wins the 2019 Saidye Bronfman Award

Canada's foremost distinction for excellence in the fine crafts Montreal, February 13, 2019 – The 2019 national Saidye Bronfman Award has been attributed to glass artist Susan Edgerley. Chosen by a jury of peers composed of Canadian craftspeople, the award is bestowed following a vigorous evaluation of all aesthetic aspects of a body of work, including [...]

By |2019-02-14T15:46:10-04:00February 14th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Mélanie Pageau | Épanchements

Vernissage on February 21, 2019, at 6 p.m. Montreal, February 5, 2019 - From February 21 until May 17, 2019, the Espace VERRE Gallery presents Épanchements, an exhibition featuring Mélanie Pageau's newest works. By exploring the many facets of glass, the artist gives a new purpose to antique furniture while revealing a glimpse of their [...]

By |2019-02-08T13:48:38-04:00February 8th, 2019|exhibition, news|0 Comments

The 25 YRS OF FUSION catalogue

The beautiful exhibition catalogue from Fusion's silver jubilee celebration is available at Espace VERRE for $25  plus tax. The perfect way to commemorate the creations of 58 glass artists that kickstarted their artistic careers thanks to our business incubator, from its foundation in 1993 to its 25th anniversary in 2018.  Curated by Susan Edgerley, the 25 [...]

By |2019-02-08T13:40:08-04:00February 8th, 2019|news|0 Comments