Author Archives: Carlotta Cammelli

Upcoming Conferences

New Illuminations – Stained Glass in Ireland and Beyond 21–23 September 2023, Trinity College, Dublin Full programme and Tickets available from Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/new-illuminations-stained-glass-in-ireland-and-beyond-tickets-689275009107?aff=oddtdtcreator Ecclesiological Society Annual Conference 2023: Stained Glass Revivals 7 October 2023, St John’s Waterloo, London SE1, with … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Museum – Online Talks, October 2023

All talks will be held online via Zoom. Tickets are £6.50 per talk, or £5 for Friends of The Stained Glass Museum Find out more and buy tickets here https://stainedglassmuseum.com/toursandlectures Powell & Sons’ opus sectile: innovation in glass mosaics, 1860s-1890s Lily … Continue reading

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Rosemary Rutherford exhibition

An exhibition on the life and work of the mid 20th century stained glass artist Rosemary Rutherford recently opened at St Mary and and Leonard’s parish church, Broomfield near Chelmsford Essex. Rosemary’s father was the vicar at this church which … Continue reading

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Victor Rothman (1947 —2023)

It was with sadness that we learned from US colleague Daniella Peltz of the death of Victor Rothman. She echoed the sentiments of many of Vic’s colleagues: ‘I worked with Victor on and off for nearly 30 years and he … Continue reading

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Where Vidimus leads, others follow!

In our August 2022 issue, we highlighted the identification by Virginia Raguin and Hadley Arnold of the first known depiction in American public art of Jesus as a black man. The glass, by the studio of Henry E. Sharp, was … Continue reading

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News from the Stained Glass Museum

SGM Collections now on ART UK One hundred objects from The Stained Glass Museum’s unique collection of art are now represented on Art UK, a unique online resource featuring public art collections from across the UK. Explore here. (Fig. 1). As … Continue reading

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News from Australia

Beverley Sherry has been in touch to advise fellow Vidimus readers that the entire proceedings of the conference, GLASS: Vision Reflection Imagination, Australia’s contribution to the International Year of Glass (2022), have now been video recorded. The Conference Program is here and … Continue reading

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The Revd. Gordon Plumb 1942–2022

Gordon Plumb, who specialised in the photography of stained glass for over 30 years, and whose images have appeared in numerous Corpus Vitrearum publications at home and abroad, has died at the age of eighty. Born in Balsham in Cambridgeshire, … Continue reading

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Joan Vila Grau, 1932 – 2022

It was with great sadness that Vidimus learned of the death on 11 November of Catalonia’s most revered contemporary exponent of stained glass, entrusted since 1999 with the glazing of the cathedral of the Sagrada Família in his native Barcelona … Continue reading

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ICON Stained Glass Group Meeting 2022 – 29th October 2022

The Stained Glass Group will be holding their Annual Meeting and AGM in person at the Artworker’s Guild, Queen Square, London. The programme will include a morning of presentations, with a short AGM prior to lunch, in the Hall.  In … Continue reading

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