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Meet the 2019 Rakow Commission Artist David Colton | Behind the Glass Lecture

Hear from David Colton, recipient of the 34th Rakow Commission, as he shares about his work, influences, and community. The Rakow Commission is awarded annually to up-and-coming and established artists whose work is not yet represented in the Museum’s collection https://www.cmog.org/colton Watch an interview with Colton in his studio https://youtu.be/yW_bVlllr-8 Colton's work is one of 100 objects included in the exhibition New Glass Now, https://newglassnow.cmog.org, on view until January 5, 2020. Behind the Glass lectures take place the second Thursday of the month. These events include the Museum’s popular Meet the Artist lectures, as well as talks by curators, writers, and historians. All lectures are free and open to the public. https://www.cmog.org/programs/lectures-seminars/behind-the-glass