GlassLab, now on view at Cooper-Hewitt through June 3, is an innovative program of The Corning Museum of Glass that pairs its master glassmakers with some of the most creative minds working in design today.
Participating designers, many of whom have been featured in past Cooper-Hewitt exhibitions and programs, will include Harry Allen, Constantin and Laurene Boym of Boym Partners, Francisco Costa of Calvin Klein, architect Paul Haigh, Chad Phillips of Kidrobot, Sigi Moeslinger and Masamichi Udagawa of Antenna Design, and Tobias Wong, among others. Click here for the full schedule of participating designers.
Also, check out this feature about GlassLab at Cooper-Hewitt in the New York Times. Designers Teach Glass (and Themselves) New Tricks, published: May 28, 2008.