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Stained Glass & Science

London Stained Glass Tour with Caroline Swash

Wednesday 25 February 2015, 11am-4pm


A visit to see modern stained glass windows inspired by science at The Royal College Medical Library, Whitechapel (Johannes Schreiter), and The Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House (Lawrence Lee).

The trip will be led by Caroline Swash, stained glass artist and author of Stained and Art Glass (with Dr Judith Neiswander) (2005); Medical Science and Stained Glass (2002); and 14 Stained Glass Walks in London (2001). Notes will be provided in advance of the visit.

Left: Molecular Biology Window by Johannes Schreiter (b.1930), Royal Medical Library, London

Stained Glass Museum Study Weekend 2015

Coventry and Warwick

Thursday 23- Sunday 26 April 2015

Our 2015 annual Study Weekend will taker place in Warwickshire, where we will be based in Coventry. highlights include: a study day at Coventry Cathedral, medieval glass in the Beauchamp Chapel, Collegiate Church of St Mary; Victorian stained glass at Rugby College Chapel and the guidlhalls of St Mary's Coventry, and Lord Leycester's Hospital, Warwick.

Accomodation: Coventry City (Earlson Park) Premier Inn. The hotel is located in a large Art Deco building, formerly the Coventry Technical College. it is 20 minutes walk away from the Cathedral.

Above: Detail of Golden Window by Lawrence Lee (1909-2011), Coventry Cathedral nave

Guides: Our guides will be Prof. Richard Marks and Dr Jasmine Allen.

Residential Cost (per delegate)*: Residential single occupancy £400 (incuding three nights bed and breakfast with evening meals); Residential double/twin occupancy £375 (including three nights bed and breakfast with evening meals).

Non-residential Cost (per delegate): Non-residential with visits and evening meals £200; Non-residential (visits only) £100. All prices include travel to sites, guide-receiving headset and a conference pack with site notes.

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* Deposits of £150 per person are required by 2 February 2015. To secure your place payment in full is required by 1 April 2015. An administration fee of £50 will be charged in the event of cancellation. There will be no refund if you cancel after 1 April 2015.

Student Bursary

In 2015, the 15th year of the Stained Glass Museum’s Study Weekend, we are pleased to invite students registered in full or part-time higher education to apply for a bursary to cover all or most of the cost of a place on the Study Weekend. This bursary has been made available thanks to the generosity of individual Friends of the Stained Glass Museum.

Deadline for applications to Student Bursary: Friday 25 February 2015.

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