Beautiful to Look at, Beautiful to Hold


Beautiful to Look at, Beautiful to Hold: 

Blown and Pressed Glass from the Permanent Collection

Study Gallery

August 23, 2007 through May 11, 2008

Opening reception on September 14, 5 – 8 pm in conjunction with 2nd Friday Art Night

This exhibit showcases the art of glass-making with examples from the museum’s permanent collection. More than 100 pieces of glass—blown, pressed and molded—are on display. There are examples of colored, frosted, cut, engraved and etched glass. From utilitarian pieces like medicine bottles to one-of-a-kind art glass, you’ll see a variety of styles, techniques and uses.