This Weekend: “Meet Famous Tlingit Glass Artist Preston Singletary at the National Museum of the American Indian”


Preston Singletary photo by Mac Holt Photography

From the Smithsonian NMAI:

“Join us for a talk about his art and his inspiration for the current exhibition “Raven and the Box of Daylight.” Gene Tagaban, a storyteller from Tlingit, will bring Raven to life through stories, dances and songs. FREE, Saturday and Sunday, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm

In this captivating, personal program, Singletary discusses the influence of Tlingit trick star Raven on his glassware. Gene Tagaban, a storyteller from Tlingit, will bring Raven to life through stories, dances and songs.”

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