Exhibitions & Galleries

The world's most comprehensive and celebrated collection of glass, from Ancient Egypt to present-day contemporary glass art. Beautiful and captivating changing exhibits year-round. 

Blown Away Season 2

Through January 2022
West Bridge
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Campus
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Blown Away Season 2 follows a new group of glassmakers from across the globe as they race against the clock to create complex works of art that are assessed by a panel of expert judges. Ten of these works—one by each contestant—are on view in this exhibition.

Gather Gallery
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Campus
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In Picture Perfect: Women in Vintage American Glass Advertising, The Corning Museum of Glass Junior Curators delve into the ways glass advertisements in the mid-1900s targeted female consumers.

Dish It! Corelle at 50

Through December 31, 2021
Innovation Center
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Campus
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To celebrate Corelle’s 50th birthday, the Museum is presenting Dish It! Corelle at 50, an exhibit giving visitors a behind-the-scenes look at objects they likely use each day. View 50 Corelle patterns you know and love; see 40 different shapes of dinnerware; and learn about the people who played important roles in bringing these dishes to your table. 

Contemporary Art + Design Galleries
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Campus
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These galleries feature more than 70 works from the Museum's permanent collection thematically curated into galleries that refer to nature, the body, and history and material, as well as international design from the past 25 years.

35 Centuries of Glass Galleries
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Campus
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The 35 Centuries of Glass Galleries show the most comprehensive and celebrated glass collection in the world. The galleries explore Near Eastern, Asian, European, and American glass and glassmaking from antiquity through present day. 

Innovation Center
5
Campus
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Glass changes the world—see how in our award-winning, state-of-the-art, interactive science and technology exhibit called the Innovation Center. Activity stations let you bend light, bend glass, and bend your imagination.

Upcoming Exhibitions

In Sparkling Company: Glass and the Costs of Social Life in Britain During the 1700s
May 22, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Changing Exhibitions Gallery

Explore how glass helped define the social rituals and cultural values of 1700s Britain. 

Fire and Vine: The Story of Glass and Wine
July 3, 2021 – December 31, 2022
Gather Gallery

Explore the ways glass touches wine as it travels from the grape to your goblet in Fire and Vine: The Story of Glass and Wine

Also on view...

VFZ 1
Through 2021
Special Projects Gallery