Glazing Guide

Selecting the Appropriate Glazing to Protect Your Art From the Start

What is glazing? Glazing is the clear glass or acrylic that covers most framed artwork. Advancements in glazing have given art buyers more options than ever before, but the more choices you have, the more complex the decision can be.

We’ve outlined a 3-step process to guide your selection to make your decision easier. We’ve also included a section that details several common types of glazing, the varying levels of UV protection, options to prevent reflection and glare, and cost multipliers to assist you with budgeting.

In This Guide:

  • Glass or Acrylic: Which is the best option for your space?

  • UV Protection: Are you concerned about preserving your artwork from fading or dulling over time?

  • Clarity or Glare: Which is the more significant concern?

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