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BEST OUT-OF-TOWN MUSEUM EXHIBIT Denver 2006 - Chihuly Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Chihuly  Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Chihuly Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

30 W. Dale St.

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

719-634-5581

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Last spring and summer, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center was dominated by Chihuly, an over-the-top extravaganza that highlighted the career of Dale Chihuly. The survey began with some of the glass master's oldest pieces, from the 1970s, and ended with several hot-from-the-furnaces items. Michael De Marsche, president of the Fine Arts Center, orchestrated the exhibit, which ended up being the biggest hit in the institution's seventy-year history, attracting more than 80,000 visitors. De Marsche knows how to play to a crowd, and he announced earlier this year that the CSFAC plans to acquire many of the pieces that were on display in Chihuly.
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