Chihuly: 365 Days

Chihuly: 365 Days

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by Dale Chihuly
     
 

Dale Chihuly is renowned as the most prolific living artist working in glass, with hugely popular exhibitions in major museums around the world. Chihuly: 365 Days is a richly illustrated photo survey of his entire four-decade career, with more than 500 pictures showing all facets of his work—from intimate smaller pieces to the tremendous outdoor

Overview


Dale Chihuly is renowned as the most prolific living artist working in glass, with hugely popular exhibitions in major museums around the world. Chihuly: 365 Days is a richly illustrated photo survey of his entire four-decade career, with more than 500 pictures showing all facets of his work—from intimate smaller pieces to the tremendous outdoor installations that have thrilled millions of visitors. There are also personal photos of the artist; of “Team chihuly” at the Boathouse, his studio in Seattle, Washington; and of his marvelous drawings—all selected by the artist himself. Most of the photographs have never before been published.

Quotations from and about Chihuly, as well as descriptions of his various types of works and short texts on his most prominent series pieces, accompany the images. The captions also act as a chronology of his life and work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810970885
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
05/28/2008
Series:
365 Series
Pages:
744
Sales rank:
354,481
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 6.25(h) x 2.13(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

Meet the Author


Dale Chihuly has won numerous awards, and is one of only a handful of Americans to have been honored with a solo exhibition at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. Chihuly is co-founder of the Pilchuck Glass School outside Seattle, which draws students and teachers from around the globe.

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Chihuly - 365 Days 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
MeikaMouse More than 1 year ago
For those of you not familiar with Dale Chihuly and his amazing creations, this book will leave you breathless. Mr. Chihuly is a "master artist" and his visions are expressed in glass! "CHIHULY 365" is a showcase of Chihulys' work with captions and descriptions by the artist. The images in the book are outstanding and will leave you wanting to know more about Mr. Chihuly, his life, and his magnificent art.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago