ROG International Art Project is initiated and supported by the glass department of Gerrit Rietveld Academy Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Shanghai Culture and Education Talent Training Program, China; Shanghai Polytechnic University, China; Oooit Art Consultancy, the Netherlands; The Glass Virus international platform for educational strategies and perspectives in glass art; Glass Art Educators Alliance.
ROG stands for Rays of Glass. It refers to the characteristic light and craftsmanship of glass and expresses the power when glass educators scattered around the world gather together. The ROG project aims at providing international glass educators and glass art professionals with a platform to exchange, learn, research, innovate, present and develop. ROG’s activities include exhibitions, exchanges, symposiums, courses, lectures, workshops, residencies, publications, etc.