Chihuly at the de Young presented the artist’s perennial fascination with the aesthetic relationship between sculptural installation and architectural space. Chihuly Fire & Light investigates the methodology behind Dale Chihuly as an artist and his response to space, both indoor and outdoor, at the de Young. This book and DVD provide an in-depth look at the design and process of mounting a grand-scale exhibition.
Bonus: A 144-page book with an essay by Thomas Hoving, author and former director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Special features include: Exhibition, Drawing, and Sealife
Directed by Peter West
Produced by Mark McDonnell for Chihuly Workshop
Music by Talking Heads, Joy Division, and John Campbell
2010 Chihuly Workshop
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Essay by Thomas Hoving