Expanding Horizons

Expanding Horizons

Offering talented high school student artists from underserved communities the opportunity to experience glass art at a new level

Two young men assist another with a glassblowing projectExpanding Horizons is a week-long program at The Corning Museum of Glass for the top students in at-risk glass art programs around the United States. The outreach program includes airfare, lodging, and meals for the duration. The itinerary blends instruction, touring the collections with curators, a visit to the Rakow Research Library, a meeting with a prominent collector, opportunities to share techniques with your peers, and a presentation on applying to college with a focus on glassblowing.

In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 the Museum has made the decision to cancel the 2020 Expanding Horizons program.  Interested individuals are encouraged to apply for the 2021 program. 



The application deadline for the 2021 Expanding Horizons program is April 15th, 2021.

2021 Expanding Horizons Application

Please direct questions regarding the application process or the program to [email protected] or +1 (607) 438-5630.