Electric Dirt: A New Ceramic Landscape
is a symposium which includes demonstrations, lectures and a panel discussion. While David Hicks and Cheyenne Rudolph will demonstrate their building processes, lectures and discussions will address how electric kilns and other new technologies can be implemented into contemporary ceramic practice. Garth Johnson's lecture, The New Ceramic Absence will focus specifically on young artists who are integrating digital video into their ceramic work.
Schedule of Events
Saturday, April 30th
9:30 am - 12:00 pm Demonstrations by David Hicks and Cheyenne Rudolph
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Guest artists each give a brief (half hour) slide presentation.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Annual Booker-Lowe Lecture - Garth Johnson presents The New Ceramic Absence.
Sunday, May 1st
9:30 am - 11:00 am Panel Discussion led by Garth Johnson with David Hicks, Cheyenne Rudolph and Perry Price, Executive Director of HCCC
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Demonstrations by David Hicks and Cheyenne Rudolph
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm - 4:30/5 pm Demonstrations by David Hicks and Cheyenne Rudolph
All events will be held at Glassell Auditorium.
Registration is strongly recommended to receive event details.
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Location: All events will be held at the Glassell School of Art Auditorium, 2450 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77021, parking entrance 81, building entrance 1.
Lunch: Check back for list of local restaurants.
Staff Development is available: Certificates will be issued at end of Symposium. See sign-in desk located in the Glassell lobby.
Sponsored by ClayHouston, The Glassell School of Art, Museum Fine Arts Houston, Ceramic Store, Clay Geeks
Questions - contact Jeff Forster at email@example.com or Michelle Matthews at info@ClayHouston.org.