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Lino Tagliapietra (Italian, born 1934), Dinosaur. Glass; blown, tooled, ground and polished battuto, 2006. Gift of the artist, 2007.16
Italian master glassblower Lino Tagliapietra has spent his 70-year career creating magnificent glass works, raising the international standards of glass craftsmanship in the process. As a participant in the Guest Artist Pavilion Project (GAPP), the Toledo Museum of Art will offer the rare opportunity to view Maestro Tagliapietra at work in the Hot Shop.
Ticketed, public demonstrations will take place from Wednesday, March 26 through Friday, March 28 for $30 per work session, with morning and afternoon sessions each day.
Ticket purchases are limited to four tickets per person, per session. Please call 419-255-8000 ext. 7448 during Museum hours to purchase. Tickets will be available at will call at the information desk in the Glass Pavilion.