art installation

Artist creates stunning sculpture, called Lucent, using 3,115 hand-blown glass spheres

Adorning the lobby of John Hancock Center, in Michigan Ave, Chicago, is Lucent, a brilliantly-dazzling installation that resembles a giant dandelion made up of thousands of small glass florets. Designed by artist Wolf Buttress, the globe-shaped artwork is suspended above a darkened mirror that reflects its radiance, thus creating an almost-ethereal glow. (more…)