Monthly Archives: April 2012

Visual Art Exhibition

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Visual Art Exhibition, curated by Richland College Art instructor Keith Williams

April 5-24, 2012
Viewing Hours: Mon- Fri, 9 am – 4:30 pm

Artist Reception: Thursday April 19, 4-8 pm

Artspace at Metropolitan Press
6400 Maple Ave. Ste 850
Dallas, TX 75235

ARTISTS on display: Sonjia Becker, Wallace Hughes, Pat Ferris, Bob Barretto, Cher Marsden, Marsh Kendall, Jean Chattin, Gary McCleskey, Cynia Barretto, Marlyn Keiffer, Rachel Schwarz, Mieko Dotson, Marilyn Mason, Jessica Bloomfield, Christina Thomas, Connie Pena, Carolina Marrero, Jesus Velasquez, Betty Levy, Rosa Simmons, Louise Slater

Porcelain Workshop with Bryan Hopkins

Richland College Ceramics presents a lecture, studio demonstration and hands-on workshop with New York artist Bryan Hopkins on April 12 and 13. The event is free and open to the public.

Participants will learn about Hopkins’ processes including how he uses porcelain to create functional items as well as architectural sculpture pieces. Hopkins received a Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics from State University of New York and is an adjunct professor at Niagra County Community College in Sanborn, NY. He has exhibited widely in New York and Pennsylvania. In Texas, his work will be exhibited at the Dallas Pottery Invitational taking place the same weekend, April 13-15, at The Gallery, Addison Visitors Center in Addison.

Schedule:

Lecture: “Functional and Dysfunctional Porcelain,” 6-6:45 p.m., Thurs., April 12 (location TBA)

Studio Demonstration and Hands-On Workshop, 7-9 p.m., Thurs., April 12 and 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Fri., April 13, Ceramics Studio

For more information about Bryan Hopkins: http://www.hopkinspottery.com/

For more information about the Dallas Pottery Invitational: http://dallaspotteryinvitational.com/