Thursday, February 7, 2008

Basket weaver

Syros, Greece

Artist spotlight: David Orser & Laurel MacDuffie

David Orser, salt-fired porcelain

David Orser & Laurel MacDuffie : Clay Sanctuaries
February 27, 2008 - April 6, 2008
Gallery Talk Sunday, March 9, 1 p.m.
Workshop Sunday, March 9, 2 - 5 p.m.
The Danforth Museum of Art is pleased to present Clay Sanctuaries, an exhibition of ceramic sculpture by local artists David Orser and Laurel MacDuffie. On view in the Swartz Family Gallery from February 27th through April 6th as part of the New England Currents series, the exhibition includes recently created clay and mixed media objects, pottery and sculptural forms.
On Sunday, March 9th, the artists will speak on the motivations, inspirations, and processes for their work in the gallery at 1 p.m. A workshop with both artists follows the gallery talk, and includes slide presentation, demonstration of working process, discussion of materials and technique. All are welcome to attend the gallery talk. Registration is required for the three-hour workshop.
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