Red Polyp

Into the Deep

September 24, 2016 - September, 2017

Into the Deep will introduce visitors to the similar properties between glass and water, taking them on a journey through the wide possibilities of glass and the beauty of marine life. The pieces in the exhibition reflect the movements, textures, shapes, and colors associated with being underwater through the medium of glass.

Into the Deep includes more than 55 pieces, 15 of which were made in the Museum of Glass Hot Shop. Alfredo Barbini, Dale Chihuly, Shayna Leib, Kelly O’Dell, Kait Rhoads, Raven Skyriver, and Hiroshi Yamano are amongst the 16 national and international artists featured in the exhibition.


Art Deco Glass from the Huchthausen Collection 

October 8, 2016 - September, 2017

Longtime collector and renowned artist David Huchthausen will debut a selection of his Art Deco glass collection at Museum of Glass. The exhibition will highlight the historic European roots of the Studio Glass movement with works of art characterized by smooth lines, geometric shapes, streamlined forms, and bright colors dating back to the 19th and 20th centuries.

Art Deco Glass from the David Huchthausen Collection will feature over 100 works of art by notable Art Nouveau and Art Deco artists, including Koloman Moser, René Jules Lalique, and Johann Loetz.

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Upcoming exhibitions also include: 

  • Ispirazione: James Mongrain the George R. Stroemple Collection November 5, 2016 - April 2, 2017
  • Linda MacNeil: Jewels of Glass January 21 - October 1, 2017
  • Foraging the Hive April 15 - October 15, 2017
  • Complimentary Contrasts: The Glass and Steel Sculptures of Albert Paley  September 2017 - April 2018
  • Michael Taylor: Traversing Parallels October 28, 2017 - May 2018
  • Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight May 2018 - March 2019

Image Credits

1. Kait Rhoads (American, born 1968); Red Polyp, 2007; Blown glass, mixed hollow murrine woven with copper wire; steel stand; 45 x 49 x 19 inches; Collection of the artist; Photo courtesy of the artist.
2. René Jules Lalique (French, 1860 - 1945); Bachantes, 1990; Glass; 9 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches; Collection of David Huchthausen.

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