D is for Dale Chihuly

For this installment, let’s take a look at the stunning works of world renowned artist Dale Chihuly. The Chihuly Garden and Glass (CG&G), located next to the Space Needle and Museum of Pop Culture, is a must-visit for any art lover. Here is a small handful of the photos I took during my visit yesterday.

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Jardin d’Etretat

While based in Bayeux, we decided to take a day trip along the coast in our rental car. One of the stops we made was in Etretat to check out the beautifully manicured Jardin d’Etretat and its quirky face installations that I’d seen online.

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59 Rivoli

A former squat turned city-owned gallery/studio space, 59 Rivoli showcases counter-culture art under the artist collective Chez Robert, Electron Libre.

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Claude Monet’s Secret Garden

It was only after my most recent visit to Paris that I learned of Musée Marmottan Monet, home of the single largest collection of Claude Monet works in the world. I’ve been to Monet’s home and gardens at Giverny, which I wrote about here, and am in love with Musee l’Orangerie mostly because of the […]

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Musée d’Orsay

One morning in Paris, Stephanie made plans for herself to visit the Louvre. Having been on a previous visit to Paris I decided I’d take a pass, and would meet her several hours later at the Louvre courtyard Pyramid. After she’d left early to beat the crowds, I enjoyed a slow lazy start to my […]

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