Meet the Artist: Creating Bucky with Douwe Blumberg
Saturday, October 07, 2017
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
One Alumni Place, 650 N. Lake St. (enter through Alumni Park)
“When I do a piece, my goal is to capture something special in it. . . . I want a spark of life.” Meet renowned sculptor Douwe Blumberg and collaborator glass artist Dan Neil Barnes, for a lively and informal talk on creating Well Red, the sculpture of Bucky Badger unveiled at the Alumni Park opening. Blumberg’s works include America's Response Monument overlooking Ground Zero in New York City and the Nevada State Veterans’ Memorial - Las Vegas. Seating on a first-come basis.