Chihuly Rock Candy Sculpture

Chihuly Rock Candy Sculpture

A fabulous landmark sculpture for The University of Akron has been created by artist Dale Chihuly which represents the convergence of science and art. Chihuly, best known for his revolutionary glass pieces and sculptures, has used a new medium transparent polyurethane which was developed and tested for weather-resistance and durability through the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering. The results complement the Goodyear Polymer Center’s reflective glass surfaces and will shine in

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Medium type: Glass; Polyurethane

Dimensions: 30 ft.


University of Akron, Department of Polymer Science, Akron, OH, 44325


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