Raising Glass

A photo essay. To view all 24 images, check out the email version.

A Nation Reflected: Stories in American Glass, a new exhibition at the Yale University Art Gallery, enlightens visitors on the functional, cultural and historical significance of more than 100 glass objects.

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This photo essay, on the other hand, focuses on the aesthetic pleasures they provide—because while glass certainly reflects us, it also captures us.

A Nation Reflected: Stories in American Glass
Yale University Art Gallery – 1111 Chapel St, New Haven (map)
Tues-Wed 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 11am-5pm
(203) 432-0600
www.artgallery.yale.edu/…

Written and photographed by Dan Mims. Image depicts a compote circa 1845-55.

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Dan has worked for a couple of major media companies, but he likes Daily Nutmeg best. As DN’s editor, he writes, photographs, edits and otherwise shepherds ideas into fully realized feature stories, helped very much by a small team of dedicated contributors.

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