Members Coffee with Elaine Ng (Cancelled)

March 27, 2020
Amphitheater Hot Shop

This event has been cancelled. For more information, visit our COVID-19 Health and Safety Updates page. 

Members of both The Corning Museum of Glass and The Rockwell Museum are invited to this exclusive opportunity to hear from Elaine Ng about her work and her experience in the Hot Shop. The hour will include a casual panel discussion with the artist and lead gaffer, plus ample time for members to meet the artist and ask questions. Ng will be working in The Corning Museum of Glass Amphitheater Hot Shop March 23 - 27.

Ng will create a site-specific installation in The Rockwell's rotunda entryway as a response to the architecture of that historic building. Elaine Ng's Antigravity Project will be on view through February 2021. Corning Museum of Glass members that attend the event are invited to visit The Rockwell for free that day to see Ng's unique installation. 

Members, please RSVP by March 20, 2020. Members RSVP here. 

About Elaine Ng

Elaine K. Ng is an artist whose work explores the physical and psychological structures of site. Her practice includes material investigations and explorations of pattern, as well as writing and research to examine the various aspects that contribute to our collective knowledge of place. She holds a BA in music and pre-veterinary medicine from the University of California, Davis, an MBA and MA in nonprofit management from Southern Methodist University, and an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. She exhibits and lectures internationally and has been a Visiting Professor at Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD) University and a Visiting Artist at Tainan National University of the Arts (TNNUA). In 2017-18 she was awarded a U.S. Fulbright Fellowship for research in Taiwan.