7th ANNUAL GLASS COAST WEEKEND
Thank You For Joining Us!
Thursday, February 4th – Saturday, February 6th, 2021
Thank you for your support of Imagine Museum with your purchase of the Glass Coast Weekend Package. You now have access to the 9 events throughout the weekend!
Schedule of Events
Saturday, February 6th
Meet Charles Shepard, President & CEO of the Ft. Wayne Museum of Art
Charles Shepard, the President and CEO of the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, will be discussing the Fort Wayne Museum’s growing glass art collection and plans for the future. These plans include expansion into a new pavilion which will be dedicated to glass art.
Charles will share his journey of acquiring studio glass for the Museum’s collection as well as stories relating to the relationship he has built with the artists. Peter Bremers will also be on the zoom and talking to Charles about his exhibition at the Museum where some of that work will be featured in Imagine Museum for 2021.
1:00 pm –
GLASS NOW with Aaron Schey
Join Aaron Schey, owner and partner of Habatat Galleries (Mr. Glass), as he discusses works from the newly opened SPLASH Gallery curated specifically for the Glass Coast Weekend. A second-generation gallery owner, Schey has a vast knowledge of the history of studio glass along with a keen eye for developing collections and finding new talent.
2:00 pm –
Collectors Home Tours
Take advantage of this rare opportunity to stroll through some of the splendid homes and glass art collections. This year our virtual home tours will feature the collection of Hal and Myra Weiss, Barbara and Dennis DuBois, and Susan and Fred Sanders. All stunning collections you will want to see.
Imagine Museums annual Fire and Light Gala (virtual)
INTERNATIONAL CARNIVALE OF GLASS
Plan now for a virtual event that will amuse and delight you as we attempt to share with our fellow glass enthusiasts a program to stimulate, inspire, and fire up our senses! Twists and turns of entertainment, music, fashion, artist awards, plus celebrity fortune tellers will make this a truly magical and memorable experience!