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Monday, February 1, 2010

Bridge of Glass, part 2

Dale Chihuly's Bridge of Glass, Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma, Washington ~ May 21, 2004

In December, I showed a detail of Dale Chihuly's Bridge of Glass, but this photo is more of an in situ shot. Here you can see that the fantastic blown glass shapes (mostly sea life) are resting on the clear ceiling with light provided by the sky above.

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TheFrogBag said...

How gorgeous! I've never seen anything like it!

Francisca said...

I agree with TheFrogBag... I've seen a lot of blown glass over the years, even been to many factories that make it, but this is the most creative use of blown glass I've seen. You may also be interested to see some of my friend's stunning art glass installations - a different technique entirely: