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 Aug 20 Into the Deep, works reflecting the movements, textures, shapes, and colours associated with being underwater. To Aug 13 Art Deco Glass from the Huchthausen Collection, over 100 works by notable Art Nouveau and Art Deco artists including Koloman Moser, René Jules Lalique, Johann Loetz. To Oct 1 Linda MacNeil: Jewels of Glass, a retrospective exhibit of the artist's innovative use of glass to create elegant, wearable jewellery. 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.
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.