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Filled with dazzling color and dynamic forms, this comprehensive volume on Dale Chihuly, one of America's foremost artists working with glass, proves that the medium has transcended the decorative arts to become a means of contemporary artistic expression in its own right. Dale Chihuly has been exploring the plastic potential of blown glass for more than 40 years. His spectacular pieces challenge the apparent fragility of the medium and transport us to a magical world. This exquisite volume follows Chihuly's career through photographs of his series works as well as his monumental site-specific installations. Inspired by nature, Chihuly's pieces explode with color and vibrate with life. Their expressiveness and spontaneity recall Jackson Pollock's action paintings, yet their visceral physicality and playfulness have made these pieces some of the most broadly acclaimed works in contemporary art. As this book shows, Chihuly's work is at once mesmerizing, thought provoking, and visually seductive.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783791353241
Author:
Charbonneau, Diane
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Author:
Chihuly, Dale
Author:
Burgard, Timothy Anglin
Author:
Anglin Burgard, Timothy
Author:
Ward, Gerald W. R.
Author:
Taragin, Davira S.
Author:
Bondil, Nathalie
Publication Date:
20130631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9.75 x 14 in

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Art » Artists
Arts and Entertainment » Art » General
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Individual Artists » Monographs
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Oversized Books
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