"Blaschka: Glass Creatures of the Ocean"

Observatory , Gowanus Thursday May 10 2012 20:00
See photographs of the marine life replicas that German glassmakers Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka created in the 19th century for London’s Natural History Museum. Miranda Lowe, collections manager of the museum’s marine invertebrates division, discusses the lifelike pieces.
Venue name: Observatory
Address: 543 Union St
Cross street: between Bond and Nevins Sts
Opening hours: Thu, Fri 3–6pm; Sat, Sun noon–6pm
Transport: Subway: F, G to Carroll St; R to Union St
Price: $8