Chihuly in the Desert

The Desert Botanical Garden exhibit will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Tickets are on sale now for "Chihuly in the Desert," a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona's most iconic venues -- Desert Botanical Garden (DBG) in Phoenix and Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West in Scottsdale. It's been about eight years since Chihuly's last exhibition at DBG. 

Chihuly is a world-famous artist known for his stunning creations made from blown glass. 

Desert Botanical Garden

DBG's exhibition showcases Dale Chihuly's large-scale installations among its stunning desert scenery. "We will have more than 11 large-scale installations onsite at the garden and a beautiful interior gallery installation," said Lauren Warren, DBG's Director of Exhibits.

Taliesin West

The second half of the experience spans to the famed Taliesin West, where Chihuly's glass sculptures will be seen inside Taliesin, on lawns, and in water. 

"Chihuly in the Desert," a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona's most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix and Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West in Scottsdale, opens Friday. This segment is sponsored by Desert Botanical Garden.

Niki Stewart, VP at Taliesin West, said they are so excited to bring Chihuly to this Arizona treasure. "You know, Dale Chihuly, as an artist was deeply influenced by the work of Frank Lloyd Wright, so to bring together these two artists' work here in the Valley is so exciting for all of us."

Both locations open Dec. 3, 2021 and will be open for about six months. Chihuly's exhibitions are quite popular so be sure to reserve tickets now to secure your spot.


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