The mission of GlassRoots is to ignite and build the creative and economic vitality of greater Newark, with a focus on under-served youth and young adults, through the transformative power of the glass art experience.
We invite you to browse the amazing art below featuring the works of GlassRoots' students, staff and friends. Support GlassRoots, and bid to win!
This auction is happening in conjunction with our October event. Please consider joining us on October 7 at the Hanhes building at 50 Halsey St. in Newark, NJ from 5- 8 to celebrate the GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship. An exhibition of their work titled "Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship" will be on view showcasing the amazing talents of these ten emerging artists. The fellows attended five weeks of foundations at GlassRoots studio followed by an intensive 7 weeks at Peters Valley School of Crafts taking a variety of workshops from blacksmithing, woodworking, ceramics, to photography, fibers and encaustic painting. The Thursday event will be a ticketed event . Purchase your ticket at the $100 level and get early access to bid on any of these amazing artworks. Consider becoming a sponsor at the $500 level and get two tickets to the event and early access to this auction. The auction will be live to the general public October 7 at noon and end October 8 at noon. You must provide proof of vaccination to attend.