Archive for October, 2014

Matthew Metz, Linda Sikora and Sanam Emami

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014


Reed-Smith Gallery + Online
September 5 through September 28, 2014

The Clay Studio is pleased to present an exhibition of pottery by three contemporary masters. Matthew Metz, Linda Sikora and Sanam Emami share a love of utility and history that they balance with lush, rewarding surfaces and classic forms.

Sanam Emami is a ceramic artist and an Assistant Professor of Pottery at Colorado State University, Fort Collins. She received a BA in History from James Madison University in Virginia, and an MFA in Ceramics from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. She was a Visiting Assistant Professor in Ceramics at Alfred University, resident artist at the Archie Bray Foundation in Montana, and has lectured at the Office for the Arts at Harvard University; the Kansas City Art Institute; Arizona State University Art Museum-Ceramic Research Center, and NCECA in Louisville, Kentucky. She received a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant for Craft and her work has been in exhibitions at numerous galleries across the country including The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston; Greenwich House Pottery, New York City; The Art-Stream Nomadic Gallery; Northern Clay Center, Minnesota.

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Lineage: The Art of Mentorship (Counselor, Coach, Leader, Friend)

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014


View Exhibition Online Clay Art Center is pleased to present Lineage: The Art of Mentorship, curated by artist and educator Gail Kendall, this exhibition showcases artist-educators and their chosen protégés, exhibiting the importance and impact of the tutelage of the artists of our future.

Lineage: The Art of Mentorship highlights work by Artists from both in and out of academia as both have had a profound impact on clay culture.

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