The annual Summer Flower Show opens today at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Oakland.
The delicacy and beauty of glass and flowers bloom in "Glass in the Gardens."
The exhibit highlights Pittsburgh talent, including:
• Jenn Figg and Matt McCormack, showcasing passion flower vines and blooms made of glass.
• Daviea Davis, presenting stained-glass towers lit from within.
• Travis Rohrbaugh and Christopher Hofmann, from Pittsburgh Glass Center, debuting a partial articulated glass wooly mammoth skeleton.
• Jason Forck, featuring oversized glass Chinese lantern seed pods.
Designed by Phipps exhibit coordinator Jordyn Melino, the show runs through Oct. 6.
Admission is $15 for adults, $14 for seniors and students, and $11 for children (2-18). Members and kids under 2 enter free. phipps.conservatory.org.
First Published April 27, 2013 4:15 AM