Ron Desmett
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  • Gallery Section. American Craft. June-July
  • Altodorfer, John. Pittsburgh Glass. Carnegie Magazine. Summer
  • Olson, Kristina, Truth/ Beauty Exhibition Review. Sculpture Magazine
  • Reiter, Burkhardt. Opera Theater Deftly Fuses Elements in “Sound of Voice’. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. April 28
  • Thomas, Mary. “Glassnost’ at CMU gallery represents enlightened ideas. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. June 27
  • Shaw, Kurt. CMU exhibit brings “transparency’ to art. Tribune Review. June 17
  • Todt, Ron. Exhibitions look through the “glass city’. Buffalo News. April 8
  • Kanny, Mark. Opera Theater mixes eras, cultures in “Voice’. Tribune Review. April 28
  • Shaw, Kurt. Glass artists celebrate return to studio. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review September 3
  • Knepp. Gregory M. Glass Stations. Pittsburgh City Paper July 19
  • Thomas, Mary, Dreams are captured under glass in “Truth/Beauty’ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 24, 2006
  • O’Sullivan, Michael. A Show Full of Ideas, Washington Post, January 13
  • Hannegan, Barry. Chandeliers Melt into Fresh and Fragile Shapes. December 21
  • Best of Exhibitions, Top Ten. Pittsburgh Post Gazette. December 29
  • Honorable Mention, Best of Year, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, December 29
  • Thomas, Mary. Region’s artists mount an excellent exhibition. Pittsburgh Post Gazette, May 18
  • Frantz, Susanne K. 20/20 Vision, Museum of American Glass at Wheaton Village, NJ
  • Shearing, Graham. The Westmoreland Museum of American Art Launches a Survey. Feb 20, 2000
  • Thomas, Mary. Historic, modern glassworks sparkle in show . April 8
  • Shearing, Graham. “His + Hers + ours’ a treat in a loft. Tribune Review September 27
  • Thomas, Mary. Mystery, eye catching images prevail in AAP Gallery exhibit. Pittsburgh Post Gazette September 16
  • Thomas, Mary. Local trio’s exhibit mixes playful, serious. Pittsburgh Post Gazette, April 18
  • Homisak, Bill. The Smashing Glass of Mulcahy, Desmett, Greensburg Tribune-Review