Symposium Electric Dirt: A New Ceramic Landscape

  • 30 Apr 2016
  • 01 May 2016
  • Glassell School of Art

Registration

  • A demo symposium with Garth Johnson, David Hicks and Cheyenne Rudolph at the Glassell School of Art in Houston, TX focusing on electric firing and digital/video applications. April 30- May 1, 2016,10am-5:30pm, free, open to the public. For more information contact Jeff Forster at jforster@mfah.org or Michelle Matthews at info@clayhouston.org.

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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.

Click here to register.

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.

Parking: Free.

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 jforster@mfah.org or Michelle Matthews at info@ClayHouston.org.

   

 


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