Events & Lectures
Gallery Exhibit: A Decade of Glass
January 25 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
One event on February 8, 2019 at 10:30am
10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. • Friday, Jan. 25
10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. • Friday, Feb. 8
Admission: Free. Pre-registration required. Call 941-309-5111
or go to www.OLLIatRinglingCollege.org
We will explore a “Decade of Glass” as part of the Richard and Barbara Basch Gallery’s “10th Anniversary:
Then and Now” exhibition. The exhibition features extraordinary examples of previously exhibited work from the Basch Collection as well as new acquisitions and a few surprises. The Basch Collection of nearly 300 items includes work by iconic masters of the glass medium including: Martin Blank, Lucio Bubacco, Dale Chihuly, Dan Dailey, Laura Donefer, Richard Jolley, Jon Kuhn, William Morris, Charles Miner, Leah Wingfield, and many others.
Location: Our docent-led tour will meet in the foyer of the Larry R. Thompson Academic Center (on the southern tip of campus, 2363 Old Bradenton Rd).
Parking/Directions: Turn onto Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way from Tamiami Trail and take the first right into the long parking lot that parallels Tamiami. Guests will take the sidewalk to the right from the parking area at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.