At the end of each day's program there were some great 'extras' ...
'Southside gallery hop' - Friday 27 January 5:45~8:30pm.
Conference transport took delegates from Canberra Glassworks to two of the city's principal 'glass galleries'; both of which hosting delegate viewings of their specially commissioned glass exhibitions : click the links for details
'Northside gallery hop' - Saturday 28 January, 5:45~8:30pm
More transport - from ANU this time - and another opportunity to see some amazing glass at two venues that have long supported Ausglass and the Australian glass community: click the links
- Craft ACT: Craft & Design Centre, supported by Corning Museum of Glass, hosted a special exhibition to coincide with (r)evolve. This visit was a special viewing for conference delegates and their guests.
- Belconnen Arts Centre - 'Intrinsic Properties / Inherent Vice' (with support from the Australia Council for the Arts)
Stargazing from Mt Stromlo Observatory - Saturday 28 January, 8:00pm
Transport took delegates to a fascinating behind-the-scenes tour explaining the site, its history, the science .. and, of course, the telescopes (click for details)
Turrel at NGA - Sunday 29 January, ~5:30am
An early morning experience of the permanent James Turrell installation - 'Within without 2010' - at the National Gallery of Australia. .. Complete with guide (click for details)