Chihuly Fire & Light Book and DVD

SKU: 9781576841082

By Dale Chihuly, with essay by Thomas Hoving
DVD directed by Peter West

The book features 89 stunning photographs and an essay by Thomas Hoving, author and former director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. With the DVD, you can observe Dale Chihuly at work with his team as he conceives and installs his most ambitious exhibition to date, "Chihuly at the de Young," which ran at the San Francisco museum in 2008. This documentary reveals the complexity and depth of Chihuly's 40-year investigation into glass, his preferred medium. Viewed by more than 400,000 people, the exhibition set an attendance record at the museum.

  • 144 pages; hardcover with 58-minute DVD
  • Published in 2010 by Portland Press