This year’s Neddys (a.k.a. the Neddy Artist Fellowship finalists) are up at Tacoma Art Museum, and I went along to the official opening party on Saturday night. Plenty of people, and just a bit more than the usual excitement that attends these things. Why? Because this year, for the first time, the Neddy awards honor artists in one of the Northwest’s most idiosyncratic media: glass.
Established in 1996 by the Behnke Family and Foundation as a memorial to Seattle painter Robert…