Museum of Glass
1801 Dock St
Hours: wed-sat 10am-5pm sun 12-5pm 3rd thurs 10am-8pm. Admission: members free, adults $15, seniors (62+), military and students (13+) $12, groups of 20+ $12, groups of 50+ $10, children 6-12 $5 (under 6 are free), every 3rd thurs 5-8pm free
Museum of Glass provides a dynamic learning environment to appreciate the medium of glass through creative experiences, collections and exhibitions. For information: 1-866-4MUSEUM. See artists create in the Hot Shop. Enjoy contemporary art in the galleries and outdoor plazas. Walk across the <I> Chihuly Bridge of Glass </I> Dine in the cafe.
To Oct 1 Linda MacNeil: Jewels of Glass, a retrospective exhibit of the artist's innovative use of glass to create elegant, wearable jewellery.
REPRESENTING: Cappy Thompson, Martin Blank, Dale Chihuly, David Huchthausen, Alfredo Barbini, Shayna Leib, Kelly O’Dell, Kait Rhoads, Raven Skyriver, Hiroshi Yamano, Linda MacNeil, James Mongrain.
To Oct 15 Ispirazione: James Mongrain in The George R. Stroemple Collection, a dynamic collaboration between Pacific Northwest glass collector George R. Stroemple and glass artist James Mongrain.
Opening Sep 9 Complementary Contrasts: The Glass and Steel Sculptures of Albert Paley highlights the significance of glass in the body of work of celebrated sculptor Albert Paley.
Opening Oct 14 Spotlight on Dale Chihuly: Works from Museum of Glass Permanent Collection. Showcases Dale Chihuly’s impact on American Studio Glass and Pacific Northwest glassblowing with an intimate selection of his work, including the Gibson Chandelier.
Opening Oct 28 Michael E. Taylor: Traversing Parallels inspires contemplation of social and scientific issues, and continues to take the material of glass into new expressive terrain.