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Artist Lecture by Dale Chihuly (SOLD OUT)

Coincides with the special Gonzaga exhibit “Chihuly: Tradition and Transformation,” which is on display in the Arcade Gallery, Jundt Art Museum, through July. The exhibit includes glass as well as drawings the artist created during a session with students on Gonzaga’s campus in 1995

Credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement and elevating the perception of the glass medium from the realm of craft to fine art, Chihuly is renowned for his ambitious architectural installations around the world in historic cities, museums and gardens. His work is included in more than 200 museum collections worldwide including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Corning Museum of Glass.

A limited number of free public tickets will be available at the McCarthey Athletic Center Box Office (N. 801 Cincinnati St.) between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. starting March 26; limit two tickets per person.