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The Arts Commission Invites Creatives to Reimagine Industrial Glass

The Arts Commission invites creative individuals to reimagine the potential of Pilkington float glass toward the creation of projects funded through Momentum | Intersection. The Commission seeks to provide new partnerships between applications of glass as an artistic medium and … Continue reading

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UN Officially Declares 2022 as the International Year of Glass

The United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly has declared 2022 as the International Year of Glass (IYOG) after organizations had submitted petitions in March. On May 18 during a plenary meeting, Spain’s representative introduced the text and described glass as a … Continue reading

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Organizations Petition UN for Year of Glass

Each year, the United Nations (U.N.) designates specific periods as markers for events or topics, in order to promote the organization’s objectives. Established by the U.N.’s general assembly, observances range from days, to years and even decades. 2015 was the … Continue reading

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