20900 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124
Throughout the season, renowned glass artists from across the globe take up temporary residence at The Henry Ford to showcase and share their artistry. Join us for this special opportunity to experience art in action, including how contemporary artists work, implement designs, collaborate and meld concepts into the physical.
Dean Allison works with figurative sculpture and portraits with glass. He begins with a life cast from a model. The final portrait, made in cast glass expresses the fragility and transparency of the human experience through a medium that inherently captures those qualities. The work is a document, a three- dimensional photograph that examines preconceptions and perception towards individual