TheEssential: Dale Chihuly

TheEssential: Dale Chihuly

by William Warmus, William Armus
     
 

He turns glass into art, artists into glass-makers, children into artists, and adults into children. Meet Dale Chihuly, the Tiffany of the 21st century, who has pioneered a demanding new art form that blends performance art, sculpture, and environments in the creation of spectacularly colorful worlds.

Did you know that this artist-explorernomad: travels the world

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Overview

He turns glass into art, artists into glass-makers, children into artists, and adults into children. Meet Dale Chihuly, the Tiffany of the 21st century, who has pioneered a demanding new art form that blends performance art, sculpture, and environments in the creation of spectacularly colorful worlds.

Did you know that this artist-explorernomad: travels the world with a team of assistants, installing his art in exotic settings such as Jerusalem, Niijima island off the coast of Tokyo, and Venice? has refined a system for making art that critics compare to that of movie directors and symphony conductors? has museum shows that are consistent blockbusters?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810958128
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
06/28/2000
Series:
Essential Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.62(d)

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