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alabama clay conference info

updated mon 20 nov 00


Christopher Greenman on sat 18 nov 00

Alabama Clay Conference 2001. Alabama State University. February 21-25.
Keynote speaker: Susan Peterson of Carefree, Arizona noted author of The
Craft and The Art of Clay; Shoji Hamada, and a recent book on Jun Kaneko.
Susan Stephenson, Professor of Art (retired), from Eastern Michigan
University, and Paula Winokur, Professor of Art at Beaver College,
Pennsylvania will share their work and knowledge of claying. Stephen Rolfe
Powell of Kentucky will give a curators’ talk about the Millenium Glass:
International Studio Glass exhibition. Locally, Clifton Pearson of Stilman
College and Charles Smith of Mobile will demonstrate and discuss their clay
techniques and talk about their work. Related exhibitions and other
activities are planned in addition to the conference. Call Georgine Clark
334.242.4076 x250 or Christopher Greenman, Assistant Professor of Art,
Alabama State University 334.264.6966 for more information.