Stained glass links
- Accueil | Centre international du vitrail à Chartres
The Centre International du Vitrail website (in French only) promotes the study and conservation of historic glass as well as encouraging new works and techniques from contemporary artists. Details of exhibitions and events are listed as well as educational material for schools.
- The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
A selection of their permanent stained glass collection can be viewed on this site.
- The Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass
This informative site offers information on the society's technical and financial support for the restoration of historic stained glass and assistance in the relocation of stained glass from deconsecrated churches. There are also details of the Stained Glass Repository which was set up to rescue stained glass from churches being demolished. Another section of the site lists competitions and awards which aim to encourage glass designers and artists.
- ICON - Institute of Conservation
This site brings together information for members of UKIC such as important announcements, forthcoming events and current members of the board.
- The Stained Glass Museum
This website contains a catalogue of the museum's stained glass collection . Each entry is accompanied by an image of the panel that can be enlarged so that users can look closer at the detail. The collection is searchable by designer, subject, date or by the place that the panel originated. Also detailed on the site are events and lectures taking place.
This trade association website has information on becoming a member and a list of current members as well as upcoming events. There is also information and sample features from its publication, Stained Glass Quarterly and about the Stained Glass School which offers help to schools and colleges in setting up teaching programs.
- Buckinghamshire Stained Glass
The Buckinghamshire Stained Glass web site is an extensive resource containing over 3000 images of stained glass windows in Buckinghamshire. The images are accompanied by information on the artists, workshops and historic details on the glass itself. It provides an excellent learning tool for people interested in stained glass.
- British Society of Master Glass Painters and the Journal of Stained ...
The British Society of Master Glass Painters is Britain's only organisation devoted exclusively to the art and craft of stained glass. Their website contains a comprehensive list of indexes, dating from 1924, from their publication The Journal of Stained Glass. The site also lists members, a calendar of events as well as a list of accredited conservators.
- The Churches of East Anglia
Website with search facilities for churches and church furnishings, including stained glass, in the counties of Norfolk and Suffolk.s