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Northwest Artists Collect Opens

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Organized by Museum of Glass in conjunction with University of Washington Tacoma Interns

January 19 – October 2013

Northwest Artists Collect offers a glimpse into the world of seven Pacific Northwest glass artists through their collections. The exhibition presents the influence of collecting in the creative process as artists collaborate and exchange ideas. By displaying each artist’s original work alongside personal collected items, viewers will gain a deeper understanding of the artists’ inspirations.  Participating artists are: Martin Blank, Joseph Rossano, Richard Royal, Ginny Ruffner, Preston Singletary, Cappy Thompson and Dick Weiss.

This exhibition is the result of an internship program conceived by Museum of Glass and the University of Washington Tacoma. The selection and display of each featured object was influenced by the students who visited artists’ homes and studios to explore the relationship between collections and creations.


Artist and Member Reception:  Sunday, February 17, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

$20 general | FREE for MOG members

Location: Museum of Glass
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