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Year of Glass: Feathers from Volcanic Glass

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Fri, 30 Sep 2022 16:44:46 +0000
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Mesoamerica
Mexico
Year of Glass
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<img width="640" height="425" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-1024x680.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="A sleek table consisting of a slender arc joining two legs and a table top. The table is deep red in color and from the table top descends a column of 32 stylized black feathers." loading="lazy" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-1024x680.jpg 1024w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-300x199.jpg 300w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-1536x1020.jpg 1536w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-170x113.jpg 170w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-370x246.jpg 370w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn.jpg 1601w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="43354" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2022/09/30/year-of-glass-volcanic-feathers/2019-8-1-flynn/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn.jpg" data-orig-size="1601,1063" data-comments-opened="0" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;10&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;Matt Flynn&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;Canon EOS 5DS&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;1530614969&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;This image may not be reproduced without authorization from Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;47&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;200&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0.00625&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;1&quot;}" data-image-title="2019-8-1 Flynn" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-300x199.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/2019-8-1-Flynn-1024x680.jpg" /><p>Gloria Cortina creates stylized feathers from black obsidian in contemporary homage to Mexico's past and present cultures.</p><p>The post <a href="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2022/09/30/year-of-glass-volcanic-feathers/">Year of Glass: Feathers from Volcanic Glass</a> first appeared on <a href="https://www.cooperhewitt.org">Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum</a>.</p>
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