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    Dale Chihuly
    American, b. 1941
    Gilded Frost and Jet Chandelier, 2008
    Glass with metal armature
    121.9 x 274.3 x 228.6 cm (48 x 108 x 90 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund and gift of Chihuly Studio 2011.60

    Work of the Week

    Gilded Frost and Jet Chandelier

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    UuDam Tran Nguyen, still frame from Waltz of the Machine Equestrians—The Machine Equestrians, 2012. © UuDam Tran Nguyen. Courtesy of the artist.

    Interview with artist UuDam Tran Nguyen

    Editor of publications Amy Pickworth, intern Joanna Cortez, and curatorial assistant of contemporary art A. Will Brown interview UuDam Tran Nguyen about his single channel video Waltz of The Machine Equestrians—The Machine Equestrians (2012).

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    Marofske’s cast donuts, primarily plaster and gouache (L), and the original rubber donut dog toy (R).

    Work in Process: Marisa Marofske

    The process of mold-making and casting invites creative experimentation, but follows rules of precise timing and size. Artist Marisa Marofske (RISD BFA Painting, 2014) explains the steps involved in casting objects.

  • 6th_floor_140605_002 crop

    Dale Chihuly
    American, b. 1941
    Gilded Frost and Jet Chandelier, 2008
    Glass with metal armature
    121.9 x 274.3 x 228.6 cm (48 x 108 x 90 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund and gift of Chihuly Studio 2011.60

    What Comes Down Must Go Back Up: Reinstalling RISD's Chihuly Chandelier

    Safely stored away during gallery renovations, all 196 pieces of RISD's Gilded Frost and Jet Chandelier by Dale Chihuly have been expertly reinstalled.

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