World-renowned glass authority, Andy McConnell.
World-renowned glass authority, Andy McConnell. Jeremy Walker

BBC Roadshow glass authority to visit QUT

Andy McConnell, a world renowned glass authority and the first glass specialist recruited to BBC TV's popular Antiques Roadshow will be special guest at two events with QUT Art Museum.

Andy's expertise on the subject, combined with his charisma and humour, will ensure these events attract large crowds.

These free events coincide with the exhibition GLASS: Art Design Architecture at QUT Art Museum, and are supported by Jam Factory and QUT Institute for Future Environments (QUT IFE).

Join Andy McConnell for an entertaining afternoon of insights into this mesmerising material.

In show-and-tell style, Andy will identify and demystify a selection of historic glass objects.

Mini-Roadshow: Glass with Andy McConnell

Date: Saturday 11 February, 12 to 1:30pm.

Lecture: The Impact of Glass with Andy McConnell

Date: Friday 10 February, 12 to 1pm.

Venue: Old Government House

To book: Free, but bookings essential. Go www.artmuseum.qut.edu.au/programs


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