glass ceiling

By: Lesley

Jan 17 2011

Category: Toronto


Focal Length:4.1mm
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An upward glance at the ceiling entrance of the Soho Metropolitan Hotel in Toronto and the visitor is rewarded by the sight of this Chihuly sculpture. Installed in 2003, it has 80 vibrantly coloured glass bowls or discs encased in plexiglass that acts as a welcoming light.

Participating in Mellow Yellow Monday and Blue Monday

15 comments on “glass ceiling”

  1. Wow that is amazing – so beautiful!

  2. Cool find! It’s so pretty.

    My Mellow Yellow.

  3. Oh wow this is beautiful!

  4. It’s just gorgeous. What incredible colours!
    — K

    Kay, Alberta
    An Unfittie’s Guide to Adventurous Travel

  5. Lesley, you sure get around and you lleave no stone unturned to get your photo.

  6. I love it!

    Happy Blue Monday, Lesley.

  7. A Chihuly is always mellow — in any color!

  8. Howdy
    Happy Blue Monday to you 🙂
    Great post ,love looking up to see all the fabulous colors
    especially the blue and yellow !
    Have a great rest of the week.
    Until next time
    Happy Trails

  9. Usually we hear about a different kind of glass ceiling….. that ceiling would be incredible to see, and you’ve captured the vibrant colours, great post.
    Happy Blue Monday and have a great week.

  10. Wow, that is truly an amazing photo! I love it 🙂

  11. So pretty. Love it.

    Happy Blue Monday.

  12. Oh that’s so lovely! Our son used to live in Tacoma WA and we visited the Chihualy glass museum (and saw his apprentices working); it is a deligiht to visit. This ceiling is too.

  13. Wouah ! It’s like a carpet of flowers !

  14. This is Fabulous Girl!!!
    God’s Blessings on you~~~ Hugs Dena

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