Dale Chihuly, ‘Tabletop Chandelier ’, 2001, Sculpture, Hand Blown Glass and Steel Base, Latin Art Core
Save
Save
Share
Share

Dale Chihuly

Tabletop Chandelier , 2001

Hand Blown Glass and Steel Base
59 × 30 × 30 in
149.9 × 76.2 × 76.2 cm
.
Contact For Price
Location
Miami
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
About the work
Provenance
Latin Art Core
Miami

COA by Kate Elliott

Medium
Signature
Unsigned
Dale Chihuly
American, b. 1941
Follow

Since the late 1960s, Dale Chihuly has been revolutionizing the art and craft of glassblowing, concocting dynamic, flamboyant, color-saturated forms that push this ubiquitous material far beyond utilitarian ends, including his signature, massing chandeliers. His works, seen across the U.S. and worldwide, include individual pieces ranging from undulating, nested vessels to whimsical sea creatures, and encompassing architectural installations. He bases his multidisciplinary approach upon teamwork, with up to 18 people working at a time, and draws from architecture and design, painters and sculptors, Native American baskets, and nature. As Chihuly describes, in terms reflecting his egalitarian attitude: “My feeling is that it doesn't make any difference if the work is called art or craft or design…If they go into the museum, which has everything from native masks to painting, these objects become equals—one really isn't more important than another.”

Dale Chihuly, ‘Tabletop Chandelier ’, 2001, Sculpture, Hand Blown Glass and Steel Base, Latin Art Core
Save
Save
Share
Share
About the work
Provenance
Latin Art Core
Miami

COA by Kate Elliott

Medium
Signature
Unsigned
Dale Chihuly
American, b. 1941
Follow

Since the late 1960s, Dale Chihuly has been revolutionizing the art and craft of glassblowing, concocting dynamic, flamboyant, color-saturated forms that push this ubiquitous material far beyond utilitarian ends, including his signature, massing chandeliers. His works, seen across the U.S. and worldwide, include individual pieces ranging from undulating, nested vessels to whimsical sea creatures, and encompassing architectural installations. He bases his multidisciplinary approach upon teamwork, with up to 18 people working at a time, and draws from architecture and design, painters and sculptors, Native American baskets, and nature. As Chihuly describes, in terms reflecting his egalitarian attitude: “My feeling is that it doesn't make any difference if the work is called art or craft or design…If they go into the museum, which has everything from native masks to painting, these objects become equals—one really isn't more important than another.”

Dale Chihuly

Tabletop Chandelier , 2001

Hand Blown Glass and Steel Base
59 × 30 × 30 in
149.9 × 76.2 × 76.2 cm
.
Contact For Price
Location
Miami
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
Other works by Dale Chihuly
Other works from Latin Art Core