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February 2021

Special Exhibit: Mundy Hepburn: Electric Garden of Unearthly Delights

February 3 @ 9:30 am - October 31 @ 5:00 pm
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
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The Sandwich Glass Museum is pleased to present glass artist Mundy Hepburn in the Hirschmann Theater. Mundy creates fanciful large-scale blown glass sculptures that he fills with gas mixtures including xenon, argon, neon, and krypton. He then activates the sculptures with high frequency static electricity. The resulting light sculptures seem to come “alive” with changing colors. And yes, for those who are wondering about his famous last name, Mundy Hepburn is the nephew of the late Katharine Hepburn. In 1963, when…

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2021 Contemporary Gallery Featured Artist of the Year: Fritz Glass

February 3 @ 9:30 am - October 31 @ 5:00 pm

February 3, 2021 – October 1, 2021 The Sandwich Glass Museum is pleased to commemorate 30 years of Fritz Glass by featuring their work in the museum’s Contemporary Gallery. In 1991 Fritz and his wife June opened Fritz Glass in Dennis Port, Massachusetts. Collectors from all over the globe seek his work. Fritz is known as one of the top marble makers in the country, and his work has been published in numerous books as well as DVDs. Fritz’s glass…

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March 2021

Glass Menagerie A–Z

March 10 @ 9:30 am - June 13 @ 5:00 pm

For centuries glassmakers have interpreted the animal kingdom in either practical or whimsical glass forms. From the covered animal dishes of the 19th century, to the collectible animal figurines of the 20th century, to finally the creative endeavors of glass artists of the 21st century, all are featured in Glass Menagerie: A to Z.  Among 19th century glass manufacturers that made covered animal dishes was the Boston & Sandwich Glass Company.  The Sandwich factory produced pressed glass covered hen dishes, bear…

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July 2021

In Her Voice – Influential Women in Glass

July 1 @ 9:30 am - October 31 @ 5:00 pm

In Her Voice: Influential Women in Glass The Sandwich Glass Museum is pleased to present its 2021 Special Exhibition, In Her Voice: Influential Women in Glass. Featured are the works of 17 glass artists, who have challenged the concepts of traditional  glassmaking  by using innovative glass techniques or by re-imagining glass as a medium for self-expression. The artists include:  Mariel Bass, Christina Bothwell, Nancy Callan, Amber Cowan, Alissa Faber, Carrie Gustafson, Robin Grebe, Dorothy Hafner, Elizabeth Crawford, Claire Kelly, Yukimi…

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October 2021

10th Annual PumpkinFest

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

October 23, 2021 (Rain Date October 24) Please join us for this fun outdoor show/sale event. Glass Pumpkins and seasonally themed glass items will delight all who attend. This outdoor event is free to view. Touring the museum indoors is seperate and requires paid admission.

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November 2021

12th Annual Glassblowers’ Christmas and Special Exhibit: Forever in Bloom: Florals Depicted in Glass

November 19 @ 9:30 am - December 30 @ 5:00 pm

November 19. 2021 - December 30, 2021 12th Annual Glassblowers' Christmas: It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Featuring the hand-blown glass of Cape Cod artists beautifully displayed on our forest of Christmas trees, you are certain to find the perfect ornament for this holiday season. This is an indoor show/sale that is free to view. Touring the Glass Museum is a seperate admission.                               …

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