Raven and the Box of Daylight Opens at the Wichita Art Museum
Wichita Art Museum
Opens February 1st and on view through August 30th, 2020
Visit the Wichita Art Museum for the opening of "Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight", the unique traveling exhibition by Preston Singletary and organized by the Museum of Glass, which tells the Tlingit origin story of Raven and his transformation of the world—bringing light to people via the stars, moon, and sun.
Read more about the story behind Raven and the Box of Daylight in this article by The Seattle Times: "There are Many Versions of the Tlingit ‘Raven’ Story, but its Truth and Hopeful Message are Universal".
Additional venues include the National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian, Washington, DC. Fall 2020 and the Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA. Fall 2021.
See the full list of exhibition events, news and more at the Wichita Art Museum.
Raven and the Box of Daylight
Cast lead crystal
32.75" x 9.75" x 6"
Box of Daylight
Kiln cast and sand carved glass
20" x 36.75" x 16"
Blown and sand carved glass
19.25" x 9" x 14"