Ignite! Public Schedule of Events

While ignite! a WheatonGather is a ticketed fundraising event, day visitors are invited to participate in several of the scheduled events, FREE with general admission to WheatonArts!


10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Museum of American Glass is Open
See Emanation 2019, featuring Jesse Krimes, Tristin Lowe, Martha McDonald and Laura Baird,
Karyn Olivier, Richard Torchia, Jo Yarrington, and Allan Wexler. Please note the Museum CLOSES
to the public at 4 p.m. for a Private Reception.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Silent Auction in the Event Center
All proceeds from the Auction support Glass Studio programming, including the Creative Glass
Fellowships and Emanation Invitational Residencies.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pottery & Flamework Studios are Open
Interact with WheatonArts ceramic & flamework artists. Studios CLOSE from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. for
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Down Jersey Folklife Center is Open
View the Old Masters exhibit and learn about the cultural heritage of the Asian communities
residing in our region. Create your own paper lantern!

10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Museum Stores are Open
Visit the General Store, A.G. Paperweight Shop, and The Gallery of Fine Craft’s new Spark! exhibit,
including works by Ignite’s guest artist, Richard Royal.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy Lunch at the GateHouse Café
There are picnic tables and lawn chairs located throughout the campus.

1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Special Demonstrations in the Glass Studio
Watch special demonstrations presented by guest artist Richard Royal and Emanation 2019 artists
Tristin Lowe, Richard Torchia, and Allan Wexler. The Glass Studio is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with
an additional narrated demonstration at 11 a.m.

2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. “Phantom Frequencies” Performance
Emanation 2019 artist Martha McDonald and composer, Laura Baird, will present an
interdisciplinary performance with glass instruments in the Museum of American Glass. Seating will
be limited. No admittance after 1:45 p.m.

For a PDF of Ignite’s Public Schedule of Events, Click Here.