Glass vase with a protruding tree design
John Nygren
Untitled #3238, 1987
Glass
8 1/8 x 4 3/7 inches diameter
Racine Art Museum, Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser
Photography: Jon Bolton

Contemporary Glass at RAM: The Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser Collection

July 12, 2015 – January 24, 2016

Racine Art Museum’s desire to track the diversity of the glass medium was given a boost in 2013 with the addition of 65 pieces gifted by collectors, Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser. This exhibition celebrates a gift of 65 glass pieces, donated by Los Angeles area collectors Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, which both introduces new artists to RAM’s holdings and expands upon significant makers already represented.

Motivated by an interest in the vessel form, Los Angeles area collectors Greenberg and Steinhauser began acquiring glass in the 1970s and amassed an impressive grouping of over 400 works that they recently began sharing with select institutions across the country. Similar to RAM’s philosophy of collecting the work of artists in-depth, Greenberg and Steinhauser often gathered five or more pieces by a single artist.

Artists in the Exhibition

Zoltan Bohus, Stanislaw Borowski, Dale Chihuly, Kéké Cribbs, Dan Dailey, Stephen Dee Edwards, Kyohei Fujita, Michael Glancy, Albrecht Greiner-Mai, Diana Hobson, David R. Huchthausen, Karen LaMonte, Silvia Levenson, Marvin Lipofsky, Harvey K. Littleton, Ivan Mares, Paul Marioni, Klaus Moje, Pavel Molnar, Joel Philip Myers, John Nygren, Mark Peiser, David Reekie, Colin Reid, Chris Heilman and Joyce Roessler, Bertil Vallien, Kurt Wallstab, Steven Weinberg, and Ann Wolff

Contemporary Glass at RAM: The Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser Collection

July 12, 2015 – January 24, 2016
Glass vase with a protruding tree design
John Nygren
Untitled #3238, 1987
Glass
8 1/8 x 4 3/7 inches diameter
Racine Art Museum, Gift of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser
Photography: Jon Bolton

Racine Art Museum’s desire to track the diversity of the glass medium was given a boost in 2013 with the addition of 65 pieces gifted by collectors, Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser. This exhibition celebrates a gift of 65 glass pieces, donated by Los Angeles area collectors Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, which both introduces new artists to RAM’s holdings and expands upon significant makers already represented.

Motivated by an interest in the vessel form, Los Angeles area collectors Greenberg and Steinhauser began acquiring glass in the 1970s and amassed an impressive grouping of over 400 works that they recently began sharing with select institutions across the country. Similar to RAM’s philosophy of collecting the work of artists in-depth, Greenberg and Steinhauser often gathered five or more pieces by a single artist.

Artists in the Exhibition

Zoltan Bohus, Stanislaw Borowski, Dale Chihuly, Kéké Cribbs, Dan Dailey, Stephen Dee Edwards, Kyohei Fujita, Michael Glancy, Albrecht Greiner-Mai, Diana Hobson, David R. Huchthausen, Karen LaMonte, Silvia Levenson, Marvin Lipofsky, Harvey K. Littleton, Ivan Mares, Paul Marioni, Klaus Moje, Pavel Molnar, Joel Philip Myers, John Nygren, Mark Peiser, David Reekie, Colin Reid, Chris Heilman and Joyce Roessler, Bertil Vallien, Kurt Wallstab, Steven Weinberg, and Ann Wolff

Gallery of Work

Exhibitions at RAM are made possible by:

Platinum Sponsors

Judith and David Flegel Fund
Ron and Judith Isaacs
Nicholas and Nancy Kurten
Windgate Foundation

Diamond Sponsors

Osborne and Scekic Family Foundation
Ruffo Family Foundation

Gold Sponsors
Anonymous
David Charak
Silver Sponsors
A.C. Buhler Family
Andis Foundation
Lucy G. Feller
Ben and Dawn Flegel
Annette Hirsch Family
Dorothy MacVicar
RDK Foundation, Inc.

Jan Serr and John Shannon
Twin Disc, Inc.
Bronze Sponsors

Anonymous
Baird
Susan Boland
Virginia Buhler
Educators Credit Union
Fredrick and Deborah Ganaway
Get Behind the Arts Studio Tour
William A. Guenther
Tom and Sharon Harty
Andrea and Tony Hauser
David and Judy Hecker
Bradley Lynch
Carlotta Miller
Larry and Barbara Newman
The Norbell Foundation
Deb and Willard Walker

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