An electron microscope and ultraviolet illumination can change what we know about the life of a glass object.
Year of Glass
How do cut glass objects differ from those created using the innovation of pressed glass and what does this have to do with celery?
Written by Jasmine Keegan The United Nations has designated 2022 the International Year of Glass. Cooper Hewitt is celebrating the occasion with a yearlong series of posts focused on the medium of glass and museum conservation. Dutch glass artisans reached high levels of skill in ornamentation during the 18th century, as demonstrated in these beautifully decorated...
Start the 2022 Year of Glass with a modern glassmaker inspired by ancient Roman models.