Given the opportunity the Glass Facility enjoys collaborating on various Campus and Community projects ranging from artistic pieces to Community Education and Outreach.

Charles, Jean-Francois - Sounds of Water (August 2022) Piano, wet percussion instruments, vibraphone, waterphone, base clarinet, ice, waterclock;Scientific Concert (October 2019) Links to video recordings: Petrasonic, Aeris; Aqua Ignis; Musical Chemistry (April 2018), Custom Glassware along with repurposed laboratory ware used as musical accompaniment.  Instruments made: Udu; Chimes; Bells; Rijke tubes; Rain Stick; Klein bottle shaker; and an 8 foot tall Gitton Water Clock (replica). IowaNow article can be found here.

Centerpiece on Stage      staging

Yuen, Kee-Ho - Rings (Glass Bottle made by Benjamin Revis)



Beadology Iowa; Summer of the Arts - Iowa Arts Festival (Art and Science booth sponsored by Beadology Iowa)