traveling exhibitions

Museum of Glass offers a variety of traveling exhibitions that highlight the diversity and excitement of the medium of glass. Since 2008, MOG has traveled exhibitions dedicated to bringing the appreciation of glass to an international audience. These traveling exhibitions are designed to have a wide appeal and are organized to be suitable for a variety of institutions. We invite you to browse our exhibitions currently available for travel.


 Pierre D’Avesn (French, 1901–1990);  Vase with spiral design, circa 1926-1931 . Press-molded opal glass; 7 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. Collection of David Huchthausen. Photo by Lloyd Shugart, Studio413.

Pierre D’Avesn (French, 1901–1990); Vase with spiral design, circa 1926-1931. Press-molded opal glass; 7 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. Collection of David Huchthausen. Photo by Lloyd Shugart, Studio413.

ART DECO GLASS FROM THE DAVID HUCHTHAUSEN COLLECTION

Square Footage: Approximately 2,000

Number of Works: 124 glass vessels and small sculptures

Rental Fee: Available upon request, plus shipping to be determined as bookings are finalized

Duration: 12 weeks (negotiable)

Open Dates: Ongoing

Publication: Exhibition Catalog

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Tour Dates: Museum of Glass: October 8, 2016 - August 13, 2017

Huntsville Museum of Art, Alabama: May 17 - August 23, 2020

 Preston Singletary (American Tlingit, born 1963);  White Raven , 2017. Blown, hot-sculpted, and sand-carved glass; steel stand; 18 1/2 × 7 × 9 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Russell Johnson.

Preston Singletary (American Tlingit, born 1963); White Raven, 2017. Blown, hot-sculpted, and sand-carved glass; steel stand; 18 1/2 × 7 × 9 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Russell Johnson.

PRESTON SINGLETARY: RAVEN AND THE BOX OF DAYLIGHT

Square Footage: 5,000 - 7,000

Number of Works: Approximately 50 new glass sculptures and 3 installations

Rental Fee: Available upon request

Duration: Approximately 12 - 14 weeks

Video: Hot Shop Live with Preston Singletary

Publication: Fully-illustrated Exhibition Catalog will be released in Winter 2019

Open Dates: 12 - 14 week venues beginning January 2020; dates are negotiable

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Tour Dates: Museum of Glass: October 2018 – October 2019

Wichita Art Museum, Kansas: February – August 2020

National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC: October 2020 – October 2021

Open venues: November 2021 and ongoing

 

 Ingalena Klenell (Swedish, born 1949) and Beth Lipman (American, born 1971);  Landscape  (detail), 2008-2010. Kiln-formed glass; 156 x 443 x 252 in. Collection of Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, gift of the artists. Photo by Russell Johnson and Jeff Curtis.

Ingalena Klenell (Swedish, born 1949) and Beth Lipman (American, born 1971); Landscape (detail), 2008-2010. Kiln-formed glass; 156 x 443 x 252 in. Collection of Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, gift of the artists. Photo by Russell Johnson and Jeff Curtis.

LANDSCAPE BY INGALENA KLENELL AND BETH LIPMAN

Square Footage: 3,000

Number of Works: 1 large-scale installation with approximately 400 components

Rental Fee: Negotiable, plus pro-rated shipping to be determined as bookings are finalized

Duration: 16 weeks

Open Dates: Ongoing 

Publication: Exhibition Catalog

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Tour Dates: Museum of Glass (as part of Glimmering Gone): October 23, 2010 - March 11, 2011

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA: January 18, 2014 - June 8, 2014

 Duncan Noah (age 11), made by Museum of Glass Hot Shop Team;  Green Gu y, 2006. Blown and hot-sculpted glass with applied bits; 19 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 5 in. Collection of Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, sponsored by Threshold Group. Photo by Russell Johnson and Jeff Curtis.

Duncan Noah (age 11), made by Museum of Glass Hot Shop Team; Green Guy, 2006. Blown and hot-sculpted glass with applied bits; 19 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 5 in. Collection of Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, sponsored by Threshold Group. Photo by Russell Johnson and Jeff Curtis.

kids design glass

Square Footage: Approximately 3,000

Number of Works: 52 glass sculptures

Rental Fee: $30,000, plus pro-rated shipping to be determined as bookings are finalized

Duration: 16 weeks

Open Dates: Ongoing

Publication: Exhibition Catalog

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Tour Dates: Museum of Glass: October 31, 2009 - October 30, 2011

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA: January 18, 2014 - June 8, 2014

Minnetrista, Muncie, IN: September 17, 2016 - January 8, 2017

Springfield Museums, Springfield, MA: April 10, 2018 - October 7, 2018

 

Interested in a traveling exhibition?

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