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Local Glass Art Reflects Life at Phipps Summer Flower Show

World-famous glass art from Dale Chihuly and Hans Godo Frabel has graced Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens’ plant and flower collections over the years. But for its newly opened summer show, the conservatory invited perhaps lesser-known regional artists to showcase their work.

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Oliver's Army

Turn off the TV and get into the kitchen.

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Students Spend a Day Without Technology

The Fairchild Challenges are a series of environmental competitions that Phipps Conservatory offers to regional schools each year.

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Phipps Opens Indian Tropical Forest Exhibit

Phipps Conservatory has brought the Indian tropical forest to Pittsburgh, complete with brightly colored flowers and lush greens.

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Behind the Scenes at Phipps for the G-20

When asked if hosting the G-20 Summit at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens was a dream come true, Executive Director Richard Piac

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Phipps Staff Goes to Thailand

Thailand is an exotic and beautiful place filled with wonderful gardens and mountain vistas.

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