A group of creations featured at show (Photos courtesy of Bowen)
Glass art exhibit at the Bowen Center for the Arts
Several events are scheduled around the glass art exhibit open from April 28 to May 25, 2018 at the Bowen Center for the Arts. The show features over 20 glass artists which include instructors and students from Dunwoody’s Spruill Center for the Arts and Dawsonville’s own glass studio, Substantial Lion Glass.
Glass techniques include stained glass, blown glass, fused glass, mosaics and art sculptures. From delicate to durable or wall hangings to useable, these works of art bend light and color in all forms. Bowen exhibits are free and open to the public.
Glass harp concert with Brien Engel
On May 11, 2018 at 7 p.m., the Bowen is featuring an evening concert glass harp with Brien Engel performing Brien Engel of Pine Lake, Ga. will create an intriguing and educational demonstration that combines glass and music and its origin and process. He also relates historical stories of the inventive process of musical instruments, including the physics and scientific background of sound. Prepare yourself for a unique and entertaining experience of musical ambiance. Tickets for this performance are $10 and can be purchased online or at the Bowen.
Art + Lunch Series
A casual luncheon is scheduled on Tuesday, May 15 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at The Bowen Center for the Arts featuring “Glass arts” from Spruill Center for the Arts and Substantial Lion Glass Studio. A buffet will be served. The deadline to RSVP is May 12 and the cost is $12 per person. Pay online at https://www.bowenarts.org/events/art-lunch-series/ or with a credit card by phone at 706-216-2787.
The Bowen Center for the Arts is located next to Lanier Tech at 334 Highway 9 North, Dawsonville, north of the historic square. Visit www.BowenArts.org or call 706-216-ARTS(2787) for more information.