Craft at the Museum Series: The Contemporary Glass Collection Tour

Join us at the Ulster Museum for the Craft at the Museum Series. On the 16th August, Kim Mawhinney, Senior Curator of Art, National Museums NI will lead the Contemporary Glass Collection Tour in the Applied Art Gallery at the Ulster Museum.

In this United Nations International Year of Glass 2022, learn how the Ulster Museum has one of the most important collections of international glass in Europe. Explore the different techniques used by glassmakers to create these most amazing artworks.

Free and open to all, we look forward to welcoming you there! Meet in the Applied Art Gallery at the Ulster Museum on the 5th Floor at 1pm.

Image: Marine Group, blown and cast glass, Steffen Dam, 2019. BELUM.V2019.4

Continue to check on the CRAFT NI and the Belfast International Arts Festival Websites for updates on more talks by craft makers throughout August and September.


Come along to:

5th Floor Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens, Belfast BT9 5AB

No booking required

Social Media Links and Contacts:

Belfast International Arts Festival

Ulster Museum


All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding the event please contact this event organiser directly.

As COVID guidelines may change between now and the time of each event please check back for updated information, or contact the event organiser directly. Stay safe!

Event Details

Start Date: Aug 16

Start Time: 1:00 pm

End Date: Aug 16

End Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Belfast, Co. Antrim

Type: Studio Tour, Seminar

Price: Free

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