The Biennial of Glass is a public event organized by the museum / Glass Art Centre and supported by the Community Carmausin-Ségala Commons. After 14 years, it’s now the 1st Contemporary Glass Exhibition in France.
Bringing together some fifty artists and craftsmen from all over Europe, this exhibition has become the unmissable event of glass creation. In Carmaux, all techniques are represented: glass blown with cane, glass paste, stained glass, casting, fusing, spinning with torch ... From decorative objects to sculptures, through stained glass, light fixtures, jewelry .. , It is also the occasion of a unique meeting with recognized artists and young talents who will share with you their passion.
The 9th Biennial will be organized in October 2019, 4th, 5th, 6th, with some 50 glass designers
Glass designers at the 9th Biennial
The 2019 edition of the Biennale des Verriers celebrates novelty and young creation ! Indeed, nearly half of the exhibitors will participate at their first glass Biennial. Among these new, many young designers (30% of exhibitors are under 35) and for the first time in the history of the Biennale des Verriers, more women than men.
Aurélie ABADIE & Samuel SAUQUES, Yoann AGOSTINHO, Rozenn ALAPETITE, François ARNAUD, Jonathan AUSSERESSE, Catherine BAILLY, Pauline BETIN, Roselyne BLANC-BESSIERE, Serge BOULAROT, Martine BRUGGEMAN, Catherine CAZES, Jean-Charles DOYEN, Valérie FANCHINI, Caroline FERRARA, Marion FILLANCQ, Pascaline FONTAINE, Laure FRADIN, Damien FRANCOIS, Sylvie FREYCENON, Alex FROHLICH, Mathieu GAUTHIER & Laura MITON, Jean GAZDAC, Matthieu GICQUEL, Romain GLORIEUX, Lise GONTHIER, Myriam HUBERT, Sklaerenn IMBEAUD, Corinne JOACHIM, KONIBÄU, Jean-Marie LE GOFF, Léocadie LEHAGRE, Jean-François LEMAIRE, Florence LEMOINE, PAscal LEMOINE, Jorge MATEUS, Wiga MIKULSKI, Satoshi OKAMOTO, Yuriko OKAMOTO, Jean-Claude OURDOUILLIE, Célia PASCAUD, Suzanne PHILIDET, Antoine RAULT, Julia ROBERT, Vanessa ROYANT, Didier SABA, Guilhem SAUDRAIS, Ingrid SOLE, Michi SUZUKI, TIPII, Sylvain ZANIBELLATO.
Under the marquee, artists from the Biennale will offer demonstrations of blown glass with cane and flame-spun.
> MARQUEE: MARCEL SABA, BLOWN GLASS, EVERYDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO 01:00 PM
& JEAN-CHARLES DOYEN, LAMPWORK GLASS, FRIDAY & SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO 07:00 PM / SUNDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO 06:00 PM
INFORMATIONS ABOUT CRAFTS SCHOOL IN TARN
The Tarn Chamber of Trades and Crafts presents the various courses offered at the Sorèze URMA (Regional University of Trades and Crafts) where 19 Crafts diplomas are dispensed, including 5 concerning glass.
> Expo-vente / espace PARTENAIRES
DISCOVER INDUSTRIAL GLASS : VOA, Glass factory in Albi
There is the art of glass ... but also glass everyday.
Producing 1 million bottles a day, the VOA company (Verrerie Ouvrière d’Albi) was created in 1896, following the strike movement of Carmaux glassmakers. Discover the story of this company like no other.
> Expo-vente / espace PARTENAIRES
Glass is also a recyclable material: Trifyl will remind you of the sorting process, its usefulness and its outlets, and you will also discover many ways to reduce our waste!
> under the marquee
A DESIRE TO GET AWAY ?
The Tourist Office of Ségala tarnais tells you the places not to be missed on the territory!
> point info OT, between the marquee and the fair