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Bruce Munro’s Fanciful Light Exhibit at Franklin Park Conservatory

Bruce Munro’s Fanciful Light Exhibit at Franklin Park Conservatory

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bruce Munro first fell in love with light after a rainstorm in an Australian desert brought out a temporary explosion of life.

Ever since, Munro has been creating light-scapes — landscapes full of light with bulbs, pulses of color, even bright flashes like a lightning storm to try and mimic the desert spectacle.

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Web Exclusive: Bruce Munro’s Light Art

Web Exclusive: Bruce Munro’s Light Art

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this week’s Broad & High Web Exclusive, enjoy an extended look at Beacon, Icos, and Field of Light–three of Bruce Munro’s light art installations now on display at Franklin Park Conservatory.

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The Franklin Park Conservatory Gets Grinched

The Franklin Park Conservatory Gets Grinched

| December 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

A chance to look deeper into the holiday classic, Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Animation cells and original artwork by the film’s director, Chuck Jones, are on view at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

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Inklings of a Wonderland to Come

Inklings of a Wonderland to Come

| March 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Local artists and supporters of Wonderland gathered to ‘Float’ ideas at Franklin Park Conservatory.

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Masters of Glass Blowing

Masters of Glass Blowing

| October 7, 2009 | 0 Comments

Masters of glass blowing are heating up the HotSpot, an interactive glass making demonstration at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

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Bending Nature at the Franklin Park Conservatory

Bending Nature at the Franklin Park Conservatory

| November 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

Meet local artists participating in Franklin Park Conservatory’s Bending Nature exhibition focused nature-inspired art that runs the gamut from photography and sculpture to painting and drawing.

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Light Installation by James Turrell

Light Installation by James Turrell

| October 9, 2008 | 0 Comments

We capture the magic of James Turrell’s new light installation at the Franklin Park Conservatory with stunning time lapse video of the Palm House and an interview with the artist during the final days of installation.

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Asian Festival, 2008

Asian Festival, 2008

| June 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

The Asian Festival at Franklin Park Conservatory.

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Hat Day for Growing Green Program

Hat Day for Growing Green Program

| May 9, 2008 | 0 Comments

Hat Day at the Franklin Park Conservatory is a fundraiser for the Growing to Green program. Find out why it’s one of the most enjoyable charity events of the year.

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Dale Chihuly Glass Sculpture Conservator

Dale Chihuly Glass Sculpture Conservator

| November 30, 2007 | 0 Comments

ArtZine interviews JD Jackson, an art conservator who maintains the Dale Chihuly’s glass installations at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

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