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Dandelions with illuminated centers are suspended within a matrix of intersecting metal lines.

Event Details

August 26, 2021
6:00 pm –7:00 pm


Members: Free
Not-Yet-Members: $16.50
Registration Required


High Museum of Art Online

Event Description

Clear rectangular prism light featuring suspended dandelions with lit centers.Tune in and learn about Electrifying Design: A Century of Lighting.

Exhibition co-curators Cindi Strauss and Sarah Schleuning will discuss the ideas, planning, and designers that are included in the show. This conversation will be moderated by Monica Obniski, Curator of Decorative Arts and Design at the High.

About the Co-Curators:
Cindi Strauss is the Bill and Sara Morgan Curator, Department of Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Sarah Schleuning is the Margot B. Perot Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Design at the Dallas Museum of Art.

Artwork Image: Fragile Future 3.13, 2013, dandelion seeds, phosphorous bronze, LED bulbs, and Plexiglas, Lonneke Gordijn (Dutch, born 1980), designer; Ralph Nauta (Dutch, born Britain, 1978), designer; DRIFT, Dutch, established 2007, maker.