about us

Our Mission

We are dedicated to education, exploration and collaboration in all forms of glass.

Our Vision

The North Carolina Glass Center strives to provide: 

  • High quality facilities and support
  • Teaching at all levels
  • Innovative approaches to materials, processes and techniques
  • A strong emphasis on design and collaboration across all disciplines
  • Responsibility and sustainability for energy, business practices, and funding
  • Being a center of focus for the artist community in Asheville
  • Active community outreach
  • Respecting the rich tradition of glass in the region
  • Enhancing the Asheville experience