Biltmore Glistens with Art by Chihuly

Glass artist Dale Chihuly is known worldwide for his dramatic colorful creations in blown glass, but combining those delicate assemblages with the nation’s largest private residence is a match made in art and architecture heaven.  Using the renowned gardens and reflecting ponds of Asheville’s Biltmore Estate showcases both, and with the addition of illumination,  magic is unleashed.  Bringing that magic inside the Grand Chateau is the ultimate sensory experience.

Being there at twilight raises goosebumps usually reserved for a modern fireworks display.  You must experience this extravaganza in person.

Big Bang

Italian Garden

pond 3

lavender pool

balls

horizon 1_tonemappedToward the Smoky Mountains from the Main Floor Loggia…

balls 2

Sushi Boat

lavender pool 2

blue balls

solarium 2Inside the house’s Winter Garden…

This once in a lifetime display can be seen into October.  Don’t miss it.

    http://www.Biltmore.com

 

5 thoughts on “Biltmore Glistens with Art by Chihuly

  1. Glad you sent this. Jane and I are very big fans of Chihuly! His exhibition at Fairchild Tropical Garden was a real spectacle. BV  

  2. The glass must have been amazing! Glad you shared it. Debby is going to aAshville in Nov and has been trying to contact you.

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