Foci Minnesota Center For Glass Arts
Location2213 Snelling Avenue
Foci – Minnesota Center for Glass Arts (MCGA) is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the education and exhibition of glass arts. Our building hosts a glass studio, education center and dedicated exhibition space. Member-supported and staffed by member-artists, Foci offers advanced glass classes, where our expert instructors teach students a wide range of styles and techniques. Through these opportunities, we engage our local community and establish our Minneapolis studio as a premier destination in the appreciation of glass arts.
We provide hands-on glass experiences for individuals, couples and groups as well as narrated demonstrations of hot glass art. Artists use our facilities to create unique works that are displayed and sold in our gallery. The gallery and studio are free to visit and open to the public seven days a week, from 9am to 7pm. Foci MCGA provides opportunities for advanced learning through our glass education curriculum, where our expert instructors teach students an in wide range of styles and techniques. Through these efforts, we seek to engage our local community and establish our studio in Minneapolis as a premier destination for the appreciation of glass arts.
Gather people to explore the creative potential of glass.
A diverse community of dedicated makers, enthusiasts, seekers, and newcomers who feel welcome and engaged at out art center.
Foci Minnesota Center For Glass Arts is open on Friday, Saturday & Sunday of Art-A-Whirl weekend.
Join us at the new Foci Minnesota Center for Glass Arts studio on Snelling Ave in Minneapolis this Art-a-Whirl! Our new and improved gallery has sculptures, housewares, jewelry, and gifts available.