2022 Exhibitions


Full Spectrum: Visionaries Elevating art, Craft, and Design   

February 4 – May 28, 2022

Brought to you by Crafting the FutureORIGINS, and The Color Network, this exhibition showcased visionary makers of color from around the country who are producing extraordinary craft objects, while illustrating the vast number of pathways to a successful and meaningful career.

Each artist was selected by a similarly diverse committee for the excellence of their work and varied point of view," said Crafting the Future Director Corey Pemberton.

Artists included: 

  • Natalia Arbelaez 
  • Ana Armengod 
  • N.E. Brown 
  • Eunsuh Choi 
  • Tanya Crane 
  • Davin Ebanks 
  • LaVerne Kemp 
  • Nikki Lau 
  • Hai-Wen Lin 
  • Jason McDonald 
  • Cedric Mitchell 
  • Eun-Ha Paek 
  • SaraBeth Post 
  • Rell Rushin 
  • Bre'Annah Stampley 
  • Kimberly Thomas 
  • Leo Tecosky 
  • Arthur Wilson  

This exhibition is supported in part by the Three Rivers Community Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.



Aspire 2: A Retrospective of Young Talent

June 3 – August 7, 2022

Aspire 2 highlighted the capability and creativity of the technical apprentices at Pittsburgh Glass Center from the last 10 years.  The artwork of 24 emerging glass artists was on view.

  • Zach Arroyo
  • Jonathan Bolivar
  • MiShawn Cabrera
  • Sarah Cohen
  • Percy Echols II
  • Jaclyn Harris
  • Reid Jacobs
  • Daniel Kilbride
  • Mitchell Kile
  • Caroline Landau
  • Dana Laskowski
  • Zach Layhew
  • Madelanne League
  • Elean Yang Messmer
  • Josh Messmer
  • Sarah Montrond
  • Tate Newfield
  • Chris Ross
  • John Sharvin
  • Margaret Spacapan
  • Sam Spees
  • Blaine Steiner
  • Rachael Strittmatter
  • Emlyn Strzempka