Art Deco Glass

Art Deco Glass René Lalique is the most celebrated Art Deco designer in glass. He began to experiment with decorative glass in the early 1900s and opened a store in the famed Place Vendome in 1905. There he sold jewelry and decorative glass objets d’art inspired by his lifetime love

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September Highlights

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Chihuly’s Poetic Persians

Chihuly describes his Persians as poetic experimental glass forms – an exploration of form, shape and color with asymmetrical swirling patterns. He used his translucent Persian floriforms to great effect for large scale wall installations like the one at WMODA, which was formerly at the Postrio restaurant in San Francisco

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The Menagerie

This Doulton clock, teeming with mice enjoying a Menagerie show, is the latest addition to our Carnival & Cabaret exhibit, courtesy of collector Don Kendall. Coincidentally, the last living link to the tradition of traveling menagerie shows died last month in Paris. Rosa Bouglione, the doyenne of the European circus,

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Diana & Endymion

Wedgwood blue and white Jasper ware is the most iconic style of British ceramic art at WMODA. Jasper was the result of years of experimentation by Josiah Wedgwood in the early 1770s. His goal was to find a ceramic body for decorating the fashionable neo-classical interiors of the period. The

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Sensational Saturdays at WMODA

Fantastique Grand Opening Saturday, October 27, 2018 11:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. 481 South Federal Highway Dania Beach, FL 33004 Save the date for the first Saturday opening of the Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts on October 27 when we will be opening our new Fantastique exhibition and enjoying Halloween

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Create Your Own Glass Art

Friday, November 2, 2018 1:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. 481 South Federal Highway Dania Beach, FL 33004 Unleash your inner creativity and try a new art form at our ‘Wine Down Friday’ from 1pm to 3.30pm on November 2 at WMODA. Join glass artist, Chelsea Rousso, in our Chihuly Gallery

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Fantastique

Fantastique celebrates the enchanted world of ceramic art. From myths and monsters to fairies and fables, you will be spellbound by the flights of fancy of European ceramic artists during the last two centuries. Fire-breathing dragons of the Dark Ages do battle with heroic knights or guard the treasures of

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Art & Design In The Hamptons

Art & Design In The Hamptons November 9-11 2018 Louise Irvine, Director of the Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts, will be a special guest at the Art & Design weekend presented by Seaway China Company in the Hamptons from November 9 to 11. She will be showing guests around two

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A Bizarre Affair

Clarice Cliff was the diva of British Art Deco ceramics and a pioneering woman in the Staffordshire Pottery industry. She was the first woman to be appointed Art Director of a major company and she designed both the shapes and the patterns for commercial tableware, traditionally a male domain. Clarice

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