Enlighten Festival 2021

LUMINOUS: Canberra Glassworks welcome you afterhours as we bring you a luminous experience for one night only as part of the 2021 Enlighten Festival.

The Enlighten Festival is illuminating the capital with culture and creativity from 26 February to 14 March. To find out more, visit their website.

See below for the Glassworks’ LUMINOUS program

The Redemption of Colour

Floor talk and Hotshop demonstration

As part of our LUMINOUS evening, join artist Scott Chaseling in the gallery as he discusses his current exhibition at Canberra Glassworks, The Redemption of Colour. After, we’ll be turning up the heat as we welcome you to the Hotshop for a live glass blowing demonstration of Chaseling’s Pixel series.

5.00PM Thursday 11 March 2021
LUMINOUS Make Your Own

Colour Redemption Edition

Inspired by Scott Chaseling’s exhibition, The Redemption of Colour, make your own colour redemption vessel with the assistance of an experienced glassblower and teaching artist in this one-on-one workshop in the Hotshop.

The minimum age requirement for this workshop is 14 years old.
40 minutes sessions available

5.00PM to 8.00PM Thursday 11 March 2021
LUMINOUS Neon Bending 

Spark your inner neon creativity in this two and a half hour introduction into the mesmerising world of Neon. Based on a design, learn how to bend glass with the help of an experienced glass artist and take home the results!

Processing with neon provided for an additional fee. Transformer not included.

The minimum age requirement for this workshop is 16 years old.

5.00PM to 7.30PM Thursday 11 March 2021
Lights, Camera, Paint!

Create a light drawing using handheld lights and movement and record it on a long exposure photographic session.

Recommended for ages 8 and above.
45 minute sessions available

5.00PM to 8.00PM Thursday 11 March 2021