Chihuly and Architecture

Eleanor Heartney


Internationally acclaimed artist Dale Chihuly’s site-specific installations in the form of architectural commissions and exhibitions

Forty years of Dale Chihuly’s spectacular site-specific glass installations are captured in this large-format publication examining architectural commissions, temporary art installations, and museum exhibitions around the world. Chihuly’s installations on walls, windows, ceilings, stairways, courtyards, and fountains are closely examined. Chihuly and Architecture explores entire rooms and galleries, glasshouses and castles, and travels from the canals of Venice to the Citadel in the Old City of Jerusalem, providing rare insight into Chihuly’s inspiration and global footprint.

Creator Bio

Eleanor Heartney is a New York–based art critic and author of numerous books and articles about contemporary art. Her work has appeared in ARTnews, Art in America, the Washington Post and the New York Times. Dale Chihuly’s work has been exhibited in more than 240 museums including the Smithsonian’s Renwick Gallery, the Louvre’s Musée des Arts Décoratifs, the National Gallery of Australia, and the V&A.

Price £55.00
Format Hardback
Publication Date 13 May 2021
Pages 200
Height 362mm
Width 260mm
Illustrations 150 colour photographs
ISBN-13 9781576840771