Leach & Sons:
A Cambridge Stained Glass and Decorating Firm
1 December 2014 until 28 February 2015
Exhibition of stained glass fragments and panels from Cambridge studio of artist-decorators.
The glass on display includes many medieval fragments, from the 12th to the 15th centuries which the Leach & Sons studio probably acquirtedf during restoration work.
In addition, a selection of 19th and early 20th century panels demonstrate the firm's own designs for stained glass and the popularity of this little-known Cambridge family firm of stained glass artists and decorators.
Find out more about the Leach Family and their life in Cambridge via the following weblinks:
David Parr House / Cooks and Colours
The Dylan Thomas International Glass Award
Twenty-one shortlisted works by artists across the UK, France, Estonia and New Zealand form part of the HARMONY Exhibition, curated by Swansea School of Glass, UWTSD, and supported by the British Society of Master Glass Painters (BSMGP). We are delighted to announce that the HARMONY exhibition will come to The Stained Glass Museum, Ely, in March - June 2015, after touring Swansea, Cardiff and London.
Fen Landscapes in Glass
An exhibition of fused glass by Althea Brathwaite
To celebrate the Ouse Washes Landscape Partnership (OWLP) Festival Fortnight, taking place 20-31 July 2015, The Stained Glass Museum will host a small exhibition of Fen landscapes in glass by local glass artist and illustrator Althea Braithwaite.