Gong Glass Works specializes in Architectural Art Glass; including the design and fabrication of leaded, etched, carved, mosaic, chipped and painted original glass artwork.


"Nancy Gong Developing a Contemporary Artistic Voice" by Colleen Bryan, Glass Art Magazine, ill pp 14-18, March/April 2017

"Arts InFocus Episode 244" WXXI - PBS TV Segment "Genesee River Watershed" November 2016.

"Art Glass Today 2," by Sandra Korinchak, ill pp 60, 61,62, 63, Back cover and jacket, April 2016.

"Built for Art," by Stacey Freed, Rochester Living Magazine's Inspired Living February 2015, pp 28-31, ill.pp 4,28, 29, 30.

"An Artist Who Sees the Versatility of Her Medium" by Andrea Deckert, Rochester Business Journal January 23, 2015, pg12, ill pg 12.

"Legacy of stained glass in Rochester," " Tour Rochester's legacy of stained glass" and "Stained Glass Tour." Democrat & Chronicle,
by Elizabeth Forbes, Pp and ill 1A,1C.4 & 5C, November 6, 2011.

“Remarkable Architetural Art Glass, A Rochester Tour,” by Nancy Gong, Gong Glass Works and Valierie O’Hara, Pike Stained Glass Studios,
The Stained Glass Quarterly, Spring, 2011, ill pp 46-49.

Great Glazing: Decorative glass wall at RIT, Glass Magazine - on line, September 20, 2011.

“DESIGN: Glass painting as privacy screen for private residence in Rochester, New York,”
The Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet blog, by Patricia Linthicum, January 12, 2011. 

“Nancy Gong Urban Privacy Screen,” LookingAtGlass blog, by Patricia Linthicum, January 13, 2011.

"Artist Nancy Gong studies with the masters, brings a centuries old art form to town,” Janet Lomax, www.WHEC.com, October 29, 2010

“Trend Watch: The latest things to know,” Democrat and Chronicle, Staff Report, October 24, 2010

"A Rare Look Inside The LiDestri Home On East Avenue," WHAM TV13, Patrice Walsh, October 21, 2010

"Works in Glass for Architectural Space," Architects + Artisans, Mike Welton, Sept. 10, 2010

"Innovation takes flight," RIT The University Magazine, by Kathy Lindsley, Fall 2009 Cover, p13
http://www.rit.edu/news/umag/fall2009; http://www.rit.edu/news/umag/fall2009/13_artists.php

“Wall Art” by Mary Chao, Rochester Magazine pg 31, ill pg3, Sept–Oct 2009. 

"CSI Glass Art" WHEC-TV News 10 NBC and WHEC.com follow up story with Janet Lomax, June 15, 2009

“Decorative Glass Marketplace feature,” p26, “Creative Voice Nancy Gong, Gong Glass Works,”
by Ellen Rogers, p28 Decorative Glass Magazine, May, June, July 2009.

"Innovation Center Art," WHAM-TV 13 ABC, Morning News with Holly Maynard, April 7, 2009

"Creativity in the Construction Zone," WHEC TV News 10 NBC and WHEC.com with Janet Lomax. March 27, 2009

"Innovation is in her DNA" by Melissa F. Pheterson with reporting by Luke Rosiak, ARTS section, Democrat & Chronicle, April 12th, 2009,

" A Touch of Glass” “Art Meets Architecture” by Melissa F. Pheterson, Rochester Magazine,
Democrat and Chronicle, January-February 2009, ill. on pp 4, 48-50

The Sourcebook of Architectural & Interior Art 23, Guild Sourcebooks, 2008, ill. pp 91, 346

The Artful Home, by Toni Sikes, Lark Books, 2007, ill. p 43

The Guild Sourcebook of Architectural and lnterior Art 22 September 2007, ill.

Public Art Heritage Project at the Terminal," Discover the Harbor District, Vol. VII, 2006, p 13

The Guild Sourcebook of Residential Art 5 2006, ill. p 249

"Sharon Rest Area," Builder / Architect Vermont Edition, July 2006 Vol. 13, NO.4 ill. p 19

The Sourcebook of Architectural and Interior Art 21, Guide Sourcebooks 2006, ill. p 32, Feature p 94

"Another Little Adventure,” American Style Magazine, May 2006

"Blessed in Glass,” Rochester Magazine, Nov/Dec 2005, ill. p 83

“Tiny Treasures,” East West Magazine, EW Woman, March/April 2005, ill. p 63

Who’s Who of American Women 25th Edition, Marquis Who’s Who, 2006-2007

IDENTITY IN ART documentary film of 6 Asian American Artists at the Memorial Art Gallery,
Rochester Museum and Science Center, Lockhardt Gallery - 2005 / 2006 Produced by Asian and Pacific Islander American History Project, Inc. (APA-HiP)

“Many Voices, Many Visions,” WHAM TV Channel 13, Rochester with host Charlotte Clarke Art glass windows commissioned by
the City of Rochester for the Ferry Terminal at the Port of Pochester, June 26th 2005

Glass Now 2004, National Liberty Museum, 2004, p 85

Builder / Architect Magazine, May / June 2004, ill. p 9

SOFA Chicago 2004, 11th Annual International Exposition of Sulpture Objects & Functional Art, Expressions of Culture, Inc. 2004, p 202

“New Directions, New Dimensions, The Art Glass of Nancy Gong,”
by Ron Netsky, Stained Glass Quarterly of Stained Glass Association of America, Summer 2003

Builder / Architect Magazine, April 2003, ill. cover

ARTForm Art + Form + Design, dmg world media, 2003, ill. on pp 160-161

The Sourcebook of Architectural & Interior Art 18, Guild Sourcebooks, 2003, pp 56, 307.

Great Homes of Rochester, by Dixon Schwabl Advertising for The Golisano Children’s Hospital, 2002, ill. on p 42

“Nancy Gong Profile,” Glass Art Society Newsletter, September/October 2002

“Stained Glass in 3-D Art,” by Ron Netsky, City Newspaper, March 28, 2001, ill. on p 20

“Working with her Mind, Heart & Hands,” by Reid Ackley, Rochester Business Journal, October 23, 1998, ill. on pp 1, 10, 12

“Exemplars,” by Michael Lasser, Lake Affect Magazine, September 1997, ill. on pp 28-30

“Art Glass Reinforces Clean and Simple Architecture,” Interiors & Sources Magazine, September 1997, ill. on pp36-37

“Living in a Glass House,” by Todd Fielding, Wolfe Publications, September 18, 1995, ill. on p 5

“A Calligraphy of Glass The Art of Nancy Gong,” by Michael Major, Professional Stained Glass Magazine, February/March 1994, ill. on pp 14-17

Who’s Who in Contemporary Glass Art 1st Edition 1993/94, Joachim Waldrich Verlag, Munchen 1993, pp 168-169

“Glass ‘Paintings’ are a Departure from the Usual,” by Linda Quinlan, Arts and Entertainment, Wolfe Publications, October 5, 1992, ill. on pp 7-8

“Mapping out her Own Works, Art Review,” by Ron Netsky, Democrat & Chronicle / Times Union - Gannett, September 30, 1992, ill. on p 3C

“Stained Glass Artist Nancy Gong Says the Medium is ‘Mesmerizing’,”
by Ron Netsky, Democrat & Chronicle / Times Union, December 18, 1991, ill. on p 1C

“Etched Glass Showcase,” by Albert Lewis, Professional Stained Glass Magazine, March 1991, ill. on p 7

“Doorways and Entrances,” Professional Stained Glass Magazine, November 1991, ill.

“Lighting Art Glass,” by Laura Newbern, Beautiful Glass Magazine, Spring 1990, ill. on pp 18-19

“Scintillating Surfaces,” by Howard Levy, Beautiful Glass Magazine, Spring 1990, ill. on pp 5, 8, 10

“Art Glass in Kitchens”, by Connie Gruen, Beautiful Glass Magazine, Spring 1990, ill. on pp 28

“A Gracious Introduction,” by Chris Peterson, Beautiful Glass Magazine, Spring 1990, ill. on pp 17

“Budgeting for Stained Glass,” by Bill Geyer, Beautiful Glass Magazine, Spring 1990, ill. pp 58-59

“Personal Signature,” by Bill Kraus, Contemporary Crafts for the Home,1990, ill. on pp 12

“Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty,” by Norm Dobbins, Professional Stained Glass Magazine, February 1990, ill.s on pp 13, 18

Building Material Artists, Architect Design Collaborative, Pearlman Stearns, 1990,ill. on p 76

Beautiful Glass Magazine, The Edge Publishing Group, Summer 1990

Fine Art & Crafts, The Design Source, Aztec Inc., 1989,ill. on p 20

“Portfolio - Nancy Gong,” The Design Journal, Korea, April 1989, pp 48-49

Architectural Glass, The Guild, The Sourcebook for American Craftsmen, Kraus Sikes Inc., 1987,
ill. on p 395; 1988, ill. on pp 296-297; 1989, ill. on p 404; 1990, ill. on p 401; 1993, ill. on p 271

“Architectural Commissions: Nancy Gong Freeflowing Modern Style,” Glass Art Magazine, November 1986, ill. on pp 12-15

“Profile: A Chinese-American Approach to Glass Art,” China Daily News, October 1986, ill.

“Profile: Nancy Gong,” Glass Studio Magazine, April 1982, ill.

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