Corning Museum of Glass
by: Toura • 8
Explore 35 centuries of glass art. This app from The Corning Museum of Glass showcases more than 100 highlights of the world’s best glass museum, from an ancient Egyptian glass portrait of a pharaoh to Venetian glass masterpieces to works by modern and contemporary artists like Louis Comfort Tiffany, Emile Galle, Dale Chihuly, and Josiah McElheny.
The app features:
-In-depth object descriptions
-Audio descriptions by curators
-Videos showing the art of glassblowing and other glassmaking techniques.
There is a section with child-friendly audio content.
The Corning Museum of Glass, located in the Finger Lakes Wine Country region of New York State, is home to 35 centuries of glass art, a hands-on gallery demonstrating technological discoveries in glass, and live glass demos.
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by Michael Yusko
Aug 02, 2013 | "Great"
Love all the exhibit info, but with such a large facility spread out among multiple buildings, it would be nice if there was a map. That way when we're sitting in the food court trying to find Sandblasting..... you get the idea.