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2007 Conference

PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND

JULY 25 – 29, 2007

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To view a brief video from the 2006 Albany Conference, Click Here.  Please note, this is a large file and is best downloaded with a broadband connection.  

To view the Detailed Conference Schedule with descriptions and bio's of speakers click here!

FINAL SCHEDULE

 Wednesday

8:45 – 4:00

 

Church Tour (Lunch Provided by the AGG)

4:00 - 5:00

 

Registration in Hotel Lobby

5:00 – 6:30

Clifford Oster

A memorial session to celebrate the life and work of Albinas Elskus

6:30 – 10:00

 

Reception - Hors d'oeuvres, cash bar; book sale and signing

 Thursday

8:45 – 10:30

Meet in hotel lobby

Stained Glass Walking Tour – Grace Church

11:00 – 12:00

 

Registration- Rosemoor Foyer

12:00 – 1:00

 

Welcome/Introductions

1:00 – 1:50

Rowan LeCompte

Stained Glass Costs

2:00 – 2:50

Robert Pinart

A Conversation with Mark Liebowitz

3:00 – 3:50

Patrick Reyntiens

Does the Stained Glass World Have a Future?

4:00 – 4:50

Charles Z. Lawrence

The Evolution of My Work

5:00 – 7:30

 

Break (Dinner on your own)

7:30 – 8:00

Jean-Jacques Duval

Capturing the Light

8:00 –

 

"Reflections"  Panel discussion with Robert Pinart, Rowan Le Compte, Jean-Jacques Duval,  Helmut Schardt, Charles Z. Lawrence, and moderated by Dick Millard.

 Friday

9:00 – 9:45

Judith Schaechter 

Solder and Cremora

10:00 – 11:15

Sylvia Nicolas and Nick Parrendo

Multiple Aspects of Iconography

11:30 – 12:15

Helmut Schardt 

The Work of Benoit Gilsoul

12:15-1:15

 

Break (Lunch in the Hotel Provided by AGG)

1:15 – 2:00

Ken Leap

The Cathedral in My Back Yard: Glass Making in Bryn Athyn, PA

2:15 – 3:00

Debora Coombs

A Personal Journey: Paint, Pattern and Light

3:15 – 4:45

Heidi Scheffler and Stephane Ruault

Meetings on the Via Vitro, the Glass Road

4:45 – 8:45

 

Cash bar open – Rosemoor Foyer

5:30 – 6:30

 

Dinner provided by AGG – Rosemoor Ballroom

6:30 – 8:15

 

Live Auction!

8:30 –

 

Member Slide Show

 Saturday

9:00–9:20

Daniella Peltz

An Examination of the Lead Matrices of 19th Century American Plated Opalescent Stained Glass Windows by John La Farge

9:00–9:20

Cliff Oster

Stained Glass Stains

9:30–10:15

John Bridges and Laurie Wells

Old World Stone:   Here, There and Back Again

9:30-10:15

Saara Gallin

Synagogue Windows: A personal selection

10:30-11:15

Arthur Femenella

To Lead or Not To Lead, That Appears to be The Question

10:30-11:15

Gene Mallard

Acid etching as an integral aspect of stained glass

11:30-12:15

Karen Long

The Ten Things You Must Do For a Safe and Compliant Studio

11:30-12:15

Debora Coombs

Revealing The Journey: Designing a Window From Start to Finish

12:15-1:15

 

Break (Lunch in the Hotel Provided by AGG)

1:15-2:00

Don Samick

Cash Flow Analysis

1:15-2:00

Marie Foucault

Basis For An Open Vision

2:15-3:00

Sandra Liotus and David Crampton-Barden

If the Light of God is Not Available

2:15-3:00

Don Burt

The Enabled Amateur 

3:15-4:45

Drew Anderson

Documentation Panel with Vic Rothman

3:15-4:45

Anne Litwin

Understanding Personality Style Differences; Communicating More Effectively with Customers and Co-Workers

4:45-7:30

 

Break (Dinner on your own)

7:30-

 

Roundtable on Repair and Restoration, Moderated by Art Femenella

7:30-

 

Roundtable on Design and Painting

 Sunday

9:00-12:00

Ken Leap

Designing with Glass Eye & Adobe Photoshop Software

9:00-12:00

Arthur Femenella

and Roberto Rosa

Two Paisans Fixin’ Stuff:  Restoration Techniques

 

·        Conference to be held in the newly renovated Hilton Hotel, in Providence, Rhode Island

·    Two and a half days of seminars, round-table discussions, slide shows and lectures, bookended by church tours and workshops

·    Fabulous auction featuring original glass art, books and other fine gifts. Much of the auction’s proceeds to benefit the James C. Whitney Memorial Scholarship Fund

·    National and international professional notables will be making presentations and participating in panel and group discussions

·    Based on review of the survey forms from the Albany conference, a strong emphasis will be placed on new work and design

·    Both guided (tour bus) and self guided (walking) tours of notable, local stained glass installations, many by artists that will be presenting at or attending the conference

·    Hands on workshops and in depth demonstrations covering techniques, materials and design

·    2007 Design Challenge - This is a design exercise.  Your designs will be displayed at the AGG Providence conference. For additional information click here.

·    To view a brief video from the 2006 Albany Conference, Click Here.  Please note, this is a large file and is best downloaded with a broadband connection.  

·    For a list of attractions in and around Providence click here!

To view the Detailed Conference Schedule with descriptions and bio's of speakers click here!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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