Canberra Glassworks

Neil Roberts

Chances with glass

An exhibition focusing on Neil Robert’s relationship with glass as object, medium and signifier. Neil Roberts (1954–2002) was an important artist in Canberra and had a growing national and international reputation. He was enormously influential and supportive of the national arts scene. Born in Melbourne, Roberts trained as a glass blower at the Jam Factory in Adelaide, the Orrefors Glass School in Sweden and the Experimental Glass Workshop in New York.

Opening: Wednesday 16 August, 6pm. Gallery floor talk Saturday 19 August, 2pm.

Curated by Barbara Campbell and Jane Cush.

17 Aug - 15 Oct

Canberra Glassworks

11 Wentworth Avenue Kingston ACT 2604

www.canberraglassworks.com