New Podcasts and Interviews with Preston Singletary
1st May 2022
Sidedoor: A Podcast From the Smithsonian
Listen to this episode with Preston Singletary and Curator Emil Her Many Horses, as they discuss the “Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight” exhibition currently on view at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian until January 2023.
“Before here was here, Raven was a white bird, and the world was in darkness”, so begins the story passed down among the Tlingit people of the Pacific Northwest. In this episode of Sidedoor, Tlingit artist Preston Singletary shares it in a new way: leading us on a journey from darkness to light through dozens of luminous glass sculptures. Special guests included Miranda Belarde-Lewis, independent Curator and Assistant Professor of Information Science at the University of Washington.
Discussion with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian
Join Preston Singletary and Moderator David W. Penney, who is the Associate Director of Museum Scholarship, Exhibitions, and Public Engagement at the National Museum of the American Indian, as they discuss the traveling exhibition, “Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight” in this insightful video.
Blue Rain Gallery Podcast
Hear Preston Singletary and Leroy Garcia from the Blue Rain Gallery in this Podcast episode as they discuss the “Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight” exhibition, his inspiration for the exhibition and future projects.
Exhibit Tour with the Traver Gallery
Join Preston Singletary and Gallery Director Sarah Traver for an exhibition tour as they discuss the inspiration behind the pieces included in the “Between Here and the Spirit World” exhibition recently shown at the Traver Gallery.
Watch more videos and interviews with Preston Singletary on the Preston Singletary Glass YouTube channel.
Blown and sand carved glass
19.5" x 10" x 14"
Featured in the "Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight" traveling exhibition currently on view at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian.
35.5" x 8.5" x 9"
Featured piece at Blue Rain Gallery.
Blown and sand carved glass with inlaid buttons
27.5" x 12" x 7"
Featured sculpture in the "Between Here and the Spirit World" exhibition.