Corning Museum of Glass appoints first chief digital officer and new director of education and interpretation

  Art & culture

The most recent appointments made by Corning Museum of Glass regard its first chief digital officer and a new director of education and interpretation. These two positions will be covered by Scott Sayre and Kris Wetterlund respectively.

Corningmuseum
The Corning Museum of Glass is the world's leading resource on the history, art, and science of glass
The Corning Museum of Glass has appointed Scott Sayre as its first chief digital officer and Kris Wetterlund as the Museum’s new director of education and interpretation. Both will begin their role on 16 June 2014.
Sayre and Wetterlund are co-founders of Sandbox Studios, a Minneapolis-based group that works with museums and other non-profits to vision, plan, create, manage and assess educational programs and technology projects. Sandbox Studios has worked with over 100 client museums worldwide on projects ranging from online classroom materials and web portals, to mobile tours and gallery-based interactives.
“The Corning Museum of Glass is the world's leading resource on the history, art, and science of glass, and we are committed to making our resources as widely available as possible. You can search our entire glass and library collection online and access hundreds of articles and books. In addition, we have strong educational outreach programs that reach diverse audiences both locally and internationally,” said Karol Wight, executive director. “Kris and Scott have been leaders in using technology to develop new learning experiences at museums around the country. We are looking forward to working with them to enhance our digital, educational, and interpretative experiences onsite, online and offsite.”
As the Museum’s chief digital officer, Sayre will be responsible for developing new strategies for and overseeing the Museum’s digital program onsite and online, includ...


expand

Channel: Art & culture

213 Total news items for this channel since 1996
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 of 6 
latest Order by:

GlassOnline News by Channel

Puzzle

2016-11-22
Glassworks Steklarna Hrastnik attempted to set a new Guinness World Record last Thursday, unveiling the biggest glass...

2016-11-18
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) has announced the appointment of James S. Gerhardt as its new chief advancement...

2016-11-17
The first exhibition to explore Louis C. Tiffany’s glass mosaics—an extraordinary but little-known aspect of his art...

Corning

2016-11-14
The Corning Museum of Glass has unveiled Stacked Grid Structure, this year’s Rakow Commission by Brooklyn-based Amer...

HongKongMuseumofArt225x300

2016-09-29
Wrightstyle has won a major contract for Hong Kong’s prestigious Museum of Art.

Chinatianmen

2016-08-08
A new glass walkway in China that winds along the cliff of Tianmen Mountain is now open to the public.

CMoGEuropeanGlass

2016-07-15
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) has announced the appointment of Dr. Christopher (Kit) Maxwell as curator of...

AMlasowskyUnitled1

2016-06-06
The Corning Museum of Glass and Corning Incorporated have announced that artist Anna Mlasowsky has been selected as the...

Laura

2016-05-27
They called it “outrageous, exuberant! A fantastical spectacle for the international glass community to relish.”

2016-05-27
The “Neftyanik” Palace of Arts, a new cultural centre located in Surgut (the oil capital of Russia), opens its doors to ...

2000studio1

2016-05-23
Since opening its doors in May 1996, The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass has captivated teachers, students and ...

GRDPR012b3055134

2016-05-13
When museum operators want to ensure that the art shines in their exhibitions and not the display-case glass protecting...

Art11516

2016-05-11
The Museum of Glass and Jewellery in Jablonec nad Nosou, with the cooperation of the Czech Centre in Sofia, will...

EveningforEducators3

2016-05-10
Celebrate International Museum Day and the Association of Art Museum Directors’ Art Museum Day on 18 May, at The C...

2016-04-19
Watch glassmakers at the Corning Museum of Glass Hot Glass Show choose a drawing, drawn by a guest, and make it in ...

Israel

2016-04-12
An extraordinary archaeological discovery was revealed in an excavation of the Israel Antiquities Authority prior to...

2016-03-25
AGC Asahi Glass (AGC) is participating in Milan Design Week for the second consecutive year with an impressive art...

Oscars2016setsderekmclane02

2016-03-21
Swarovski dressed the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles for its ninth year of collaboration with the annual Oscars awards.

2015327dtl6RGBapd

2016-03-17
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) marks the one-year anniversary of its Contemporary Art + Design Wing, which has ...

1457474753031016h00athunterglasst755h32dbb59e711aa88b8b97097e624c7f2c8769e973

2016-03-11
Hunter Museum of American Art is proud to host the exhibition "Once & Again: Still Lifes by Beth Lipman," featuring...

1457226060BurmeseDreamDetail4

2016-03-08
Using forgotten objects that others might easily throw away, artist Amber Cowan creates intricate sculptures.

Unnamed

2016-03-07
In May 2016, The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will present Fragile Legacy: The Marine Invertebrate Glass Models of...

Skyslide

2016-03-04
Skyslide, a glass enclosed slide that spans 45 feet across, high above Los Angeles, will open in the U.S. Bank Tower...

1ORCHchemollo1675

2016-02-25
HI-TECH ART. Glass as a vehicle of creativity and technology: projects and research will be held in Pesaro, Italy from...

5123015385671

2016-02-23
The annual Taiwan Lantern Festival set records for the size of the venue and the height of the main lantern when it...

Susie

2016-02-22
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) today announced the appointment of Susie J. Silbert as curator of modern and...

Guardian

2016-02-17
Guardian Clarity™ anti-reflective glass was selected to provide the perfect solution in terms of protection, low r...

ScreenShot20160207at25805pm

2016-02-08
The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will present Revealing the Invisible: The History of Glass and the Microscope,...

Venice2116

2016-02-02
The Corning Museum of Glass has released its first-ever scholarly electronic resource, The Techniques of Renaissance...

Unnamed

2016-01-28
The Corning Museum of Glass and Corning Incorporated have announced the selection of Toots Zynsky, known for her...

346eff17332c41668752c77ed1db5a31rtcrrs1024hj.

2016-01-25
Guardian Industries Corp. recently completed a long-term donation of glass to help the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant...

58ce89f8ddb448a2b01f0a42d4470798

2016-01-18
Tacoma Art Museum (TAM) has announced the gift of a collection of 225 works including Northwestern and international...

137534x336

2016-01-11
A church resembling a high-heeled glass shoe has been built in Taiwan.

GRDPR012c4355134

2016-01-08
The Médiathèque Pierre Amalric d’Albi (Albi Médiathèque) houses many rare, valuable and historical books.

Foto2

2015-12-03
A 200 A.D bottle depicting a gladiator scene is now on view to the public at the “Alda Levi” Antiquarium in Milan’s Via ...

Corning

2015-11-23
In May 2016, The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will present the first comprehensive exhibition to explore the...

ScreenShot20151116at111305pm

2015-11-17
The 30th Rakow Commission: Tantric Object by Swiss studio jeweler Bernhard Schobinger, will be unveiled today at The...

SkyMirrorbyPhotographerJPSIMARD

2015-11-17
Lyon-based IRIS Inspection machines has sponsored an exhibition by Indo-British sculptor Anish Kapoor,to celebrate the...

ZhmnTHevrYmJ95WUMW2b8wQ0tegwhX6OqnDWHKLiUj.

2015-10-19
The Rockwell Museum and The Corning Museum of Glass will welcome internationally-renowned ceramicist, fashion designer,...

Image92y026jgyffdv9eb80nklca1

2015-10-07
The Church History Museum operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has recently re-opened to the...

Gi010712

2015-10-01
What is the best way to display and safeguard rare artifacts – many of which have been resting at the bottom of the sea ...

Kimthomeswarovskidesignboom500

2015-09-23
London-based designer Kim Thomé has collaborated with Swarovski on Zotem, an 18-meter-tall double-sided monolith ...

213 Total news items for this channel since 1996
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 of 6 

Our Glass Magazines & Annual Guides Read online free of charge

Glass-Technology International
 
Glass Machinery Plants & Accessories
 
World Glass Directory
 
Flat Glass World Directory
 
Return to top

Powered by GlassOnline Logo

Copyright © Smartenergy S.r.l. 1996-2016 - All rights reserved

Smartenergy S.r.l. - publications@glassonline.com - Cookie policy
Registered office: Via Antonio Gramsci, 57 - 20032 Cormano (MI), Italy
Company registry - Milan, REA No.: MI-2022277 | Share capital: € 10,000 | P.IVA/VAT No.: IT 08386450962