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Richard Marquis: Keepers

June 12 - September 5

Richard Marquis: Keepers is a late career survey of a towering figure in the Studio Glass movement. Richard Marquis is known for extraordinary technique, comic sensibility, bold innovations, and iconoclastic spirit.

In his 50-year career, he has consistently been gleefully inventive and unfailingly smart. His work is collected and exhibited world-wide. The 119 objects in the exhibition are chosen from the artist’s own comprehensive archives of his art from the 1960s to the present. Marquis calls these pieces his “keepers.”

This retrospective exhibition was organized by the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, Washington, in partnership with the Wichita Art Museum and guest curated by Seattle-based curator Vicki Halper. The galleries will be thematically arranged and include areas of his work that have rarely been exhibited, including ceramics and prints.

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Start:
June 12
End:
September 5
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https://www.wichitaartmuseum.org/

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Wichita Art Museum
Phone:
316-268-4921
Email:
pr@wichitaartmuseum.org
Website:
https://www.wichitaartmuseum.org/

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Wichita Art Museum
1400 West Museum Boulevard
Wichita, KS 67203 United States
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Phone:
316-268-4921
Website:
https://www.wichitaartmuseum.org/