‘Glass at Central’ book is for sale here, available at a discounted price, compared to the recommended retail price of £20.00 – see list below
£21.00 incl p&p to Europe
£26.00 incl p&p to Rest of the World
This book brings together the recollections and achievements of postgraduate students of the glass department at the prestigious Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design in London (part of the University of the Arts London) during the 25 years prior to the course closure in 2011, after 115 years of continuous activity. The book is a tribute to all the students and staff and a record of the considerable achievements of so many alumni and tutors from ‘Central’ in the world of glass art. Students on the course were taught over the years by Patrick Reyntiens OBE, Professor Amal Ghosh, Adelle Corrin, Caroline Swash, Helen Maurer and Hildegard Pax alongside many visiting artists and practitioners.
The book presents the rich and varied work in glass by over 110 alumni in highly illustrated and inspirational entries on 204 pages, showing finished project work ranging from architectural glass projects to sculpture, from art installations to functional glass and tableware. It is a source of inspiration to all glass lovers and artists in glass out there.
Recommended Retail Price: £20.00
Publisher: Malvern Arts Press Ltd, UK
Here are a few sneak preview pages:
Book review in the Glass Network, the CGS Quarterly Magazine, Issue 42 / December 2011
23 Nov 2011
The ‘Glass at Central’ book is now being stocked by the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) bookshop in Great Portland Street in London!
14 Nov 2011
The ‘Glass at Central’ book is being sold by Chrome Yellow Books on their stand on
Thur 17 Nov – Wolverhampton School of Art, from 10:30am – 3pm in the School of Art & Design Foyer
2-4 Dec 2011 – ‘Made by Hand’ Contemporary Craft Fair at Tredegar House, Newport, South Wales
The ‘Glass at Central’ book is being stocked by Chrome Yellow Books, who will be selling it on their stand at the ‘Living with Glass’ CGS conference on Sat 15 – Sun 16 Oct at the De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex.
Copies will also be for sale at the BSMGP Autumn lecture at the Artworker’s Guild, Queen Square, London WC1. Fri 14 Oct 6:15 for 6:45 – Mark Angus – ‘Between Heavens: angels’ journeys in glass’.
It looks great. How can I get a copy?
You can send me a cheque for £20.00 ( includes p&p), made payable to Hildegard Pax, and I will post one out to you. Alternatively look out for events listed that the book will be for sale at.
I would like a copy please. Can I pay by credit card or bank transfer as I don’t have a cheque book account? Phyll
In that case bank transfer would also be possible. Might also look into getting PayPal set up directly on this website.