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Old 04-06-2011, 02:18 PM   #1
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Dale Chihuly Glass exhibit, Boston

I just saw Chihuly's show at the Museum of Fine Arts and got to meet Mr Chihuly. The exhibit is breathtaking! The following photos do not do it justice, but here you are:

Persian Ceiling:








Northwest room (pieces inspired by Native American baskets and blankets--these were my favorites):








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Mille Fiore (room-sized piece):




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Thanks, i am thinking of taking a drive down over the weekend. Looks wonderful!
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I love Dale Chihuly pieces! I live in his home town, so our art museum has a few pieces all the time. If I ever win the lottery, I want one of his baskets.
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I love Dale Chihuly pieces! I live in his home town, so our art museum has a few pieces all the time. If I ever win the lottery, I want one of his baskets.
The baskets were my favorites-- I love the soft tans and browns.
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Love it! Thanks for sharing. And how cool to have seen him!
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Love it! Thanks for sharing. And how cool to have seen him!
It was cool, and I got him to sign a book, but he was kind of grumpy! I'm sure these meet-and-greets are a necessary evil for him and he'd really rather be back in his studio.
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