The Trustees of the Worshipful Company of Glass Sellers of London Charity were delighted to support the CGS Graduate Review again this year. Nearly fifty Graduates from sixteen colleges entered the CGS Glass Prize and Review 2017. The work was of very high standard and showed the breath of techniques’ and skills needed with this fascinating material.
Glass Sellers Award
The young people we support through Glass in Society never cease to amaze. The Charity’s latest projects range from glass cloches and greenhouses, to using a thermal imaging camera to monitor heat loss, building fibreglass race cars and equipping a drone with a camera to experiment with different types of glass lenses.
On 13th December 2016 Peter Rawlinson was installed as Master at Stationers’ Hall.
Soohong Park was the winner of the Glass Sellers’ Beethoven Piano Prize 2016 for an outstanding performance of Sonata in E major No.30, Op. 109.
At the silent ceremony at Guildhall on 11 November 2016 Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley became the first Glass Seller in our 352 year history to take office as the 689th Lord Mayor of London.
On the 25th October 2016 the Glass Sellers’ Company celebrated another magnificent Annual Banquet at Mansion House.