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Painter and sculptor Dale Chihuly is famous by his luxuriant imagination in the creation of works of art made ​​of glass from very small to huge ones. His works can be seen in museums, botanical gardens, office buildings, luxury hotels and even in private homes around the world.

Magic Garden of Glass: Chihuly Garden and Glass

Chihuly Garden and Glass in Seattle, Washington

Chihuly Garden and Glass in Seattle, Washington

The Chihuly Garden and Glass exhibition is one of the newest attractions in Seattle, debuted in May 2012. It literally added color to the center of Seattle. Central place in the garden of glass is occupied by a greenhouse. This construction of glass and steel covers an area of ​​almost 10.800 square feet. While creating the greenhouse the artist was inspired by his two favorite buildings: the Sainte-Chapelle in Paris, and the Crystal Palace in London.

The greenhouse has the largest sculpture Chihuly in the rich color palette of red, orange and yellow colors. It is created of a plurality of glass elements. Perception of the artwork is heavily dependent on natural light.

Stroll around the gardens of glass in Seattle, Washington, to begin understanding the man, who one day was inspired by new forms and began to create complex sculptures that no one could even imagine before. It will be a walk through the art history. His paintings filled with walls, his inspiration filled the entire gallery. His work is shown in the progression. You can watch every step and stages of the artist.

Chihuly Garden and Glass in Seattle, Washington

Chihuly Garden and Glass in Seattle, Washington

Everything in “Chihuly Garden and Glass” is the vision of the artist from design to maintenance. This is the most complete collection of his works. And you should see it to feel his energy, to begin to understand who he is and how his work has influenced the world of glass art. Throughout his career, he was experimenting and surprising the world with his creations.

You will find in the galleries his “Glass Forest” made ​​in the 70s, when he studied at the School of Design in Rhode Island. The artist blew into the tube of glass, allowing the glass to drop, and then filled it with neon. It was a completely new way of working with glass that time. Chihuly works with glass, lets it live its life, taking various bizarre forms. And then he creates stunning compositions of such elements.

In the garden Chihuly’s compositions of the glass fit perfectly into the world of real plants, changing it. There is a feeling that the sculptures of different shades and shapes are growing among the plants.

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