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Art Buzz » All About Glass
Craving the latest in Art? Join in on our new program that mixes art, cocktails, and discussion for an evening that will leave you buzzing over the latest on our temporary exhibitions, new installations, and favorites from the collection. This three-part series will take a special twist on glass arts, inspired by the temporary exhibition Chihuly: In the Forest and glass artists in our permanent collection. Your ticket includes a signature drink, light appetizers, and great conversation each night!
$55/3 sessions August 30, September 6, and 13, ($44 Members), register online or with Guest Services.
Night 1: August 30
Host: Curator Lauren Haynes
Art: Select works from Chihuly: In the Forest
The Buzz: Join Lauren to as she kicks-off our first evening with a discussion on artist Dale Chihuly and his spark in the Glass Arts Movement. After drinks and food, we’ll take a special look at his massive outdoor glass sculptures in the North Forest.
Night 2: September 6
Host: Interpretation Manager Stace Treat
Art: Select works from our Permanent Collection
The Buzz: Continue your discussion with Stace on contemporary sculpture and glass, including artists of the Finish Fetish, as he highlights artists from our permanent collection such as Fred Eversley, Peter Alexander, Karen Lamonte, and others breaking the mold of glass arts, resin, and more!
Night 3: September 13
Host: Senior Educator Moira Anderson
Art: A close look at Dress Impression with Wrinkled Cowl by Karen Lamonte
The Buzz: Moira will conclude the series with a special look at the life-size cast-glass sculpture Dress Impression with Wrinkled Cowl by Karen Lamonte. Come ready to reflect on glass art, sculpture, and the artistic process over drinks, followed by a special hands-on activity in the gallery.