ISGNE Bursary Awards – International Festival of Glass 2022

Posted On: 01/08/2022

ISGNE Bursary Awards – International Festival of Glass 2022


North Lands Creative is offering ISGNE bursary awards for emerging artists to attend The International Festival of Glass and British Glass Biennale in Stourbridge from the 26-29 August 2022.

The theme for 2022’s festival is Expanding Horizons: Contemporary Glass and Culture from Japan, Korea and China and the creative programme of activities combines the whole spectrum of glassmaking with other artforms to push boundaries and develop new opportunities, ideas and collaborations for makers, artists and performers.

North Lands Creative will award bursaries of up to £200 for use towards travel & accommodation to attend the event to members of CGS, SGS and GSoI.

A fanatic opportunity for education, inspiration and networking. You can be part of the conversation surround the future of British Glass.


How to apply

We are asking bursary awardees for creative correspondence from the event, using the North Lands Creative social media channels.

(For example, Instagram take over, mini video interview with an artist or workshop member, creative film and photography)

A report including images to submitted to North Lands Creative after the event.

Apply in writing to with your C.V and a proposal of how you could cover the event.


Closing Date for Applications

Monday 8th August 2022



Imagining Sustainable Glass Network Europe (ISGNE) is a partnership between North Lands Creative, UK, Berlin Glas Germany, Ltd. Stikla Maja Latvia and National College of Art and Design Ireland funded through the Creative Europe Co-operation projects funding strand.


ISGNE supports artists, designers, curators and cultural workers working in the field of glass across Europe through the provision of mobility visits, residencies, exhibitions, professional transnational classes and audience development initiatives such as artist-led community workshops, symposiums and an annual forum.

About The International Festival of Glass


At venues across the historic Stourbridge Glass Quarter and Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Stourbridge Glass Quarter

  • Ruskin Glass Centre, The Glasshouse
  • Stourbridge Glass Museum
  • Red House Glass Cone
  • The Lace Guild
  • Amblecote Wordsley Methodist Church
  • Riverside House
  • General Office Gallery


  • School of Art, Wolverhampton University
  • Wolverhampton Art Gallery


Festival weekend: 26-29 August

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