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february exhibitions and what's happening

updated tue 22 jan 02


The Clay Studio on mon 21 jan 02

The Clay Studio is pleased to present three exhibitions this month:

First Friday Opening Reception
Friday, February 1, 2002, 5-9pm
Gallery Talks begin at 5:30

Harrison Gallery: Robert Beishline, Juried Artist Solo Exhibition
Beishline brings a haunting and intriguing presence to his unique
figures that draw us to their familiarity as object, yet repel and
mesmerize our sense of what is or is not real.

Second Floor Gallery: Josh DeWeese, Invited Artist Solo Exhibition
DeWeese, Resident Director of the Archie Bray Foundation in Helena
MT, is a potter who brings art into our everyday lives through his
work. He uses the inherent plasticity of clay to make his dinnerware
"comfortable to use, enjoyable to look at, and interesting to think

Second Floor East Gallery: Claymobile Exhibition
The Claymobile is a mobile ceramics art program that visits Phila.
public and parochial schools, after school programs, community
centers, vocational training centers, detention centers and homeless
shelters. This exhibition will feature artwork made by participants
during the Fall of 2001.
--Special opening reception for the artists and their families
Sunday, Feb. 3rd, 2-4pm

Featured Shop Artist: Paul Donnelly

THIS WEDNESDAY January 23rd) is the slide lecture and reception for
Visiting Artists, Shiziong Wu (Steven) and Kong Yan (Anna) from
China. The reception begins at 6pm. Please join us in celebrating
these wonderful visitors!

--Josh DeWeese will be presenting a slide lecture on THURSDAY January
31, 2002 at the University of Pennsylvania (Logan Hall, Rm. #17),

--Don't forget to sign up for
Martin Mohwald's (visiting artist from Germany) Transferring Images
onto Clay workshop, March 3;
Jimmy Clark's Pinch Pot workshop March 23 & 24 and
Jerry Bennett's Paper Clay workshop March 30.

Call 215-925-3453 x11 to register.
The Clay Studio
139 N. Second St.
Phila.,Pa 19106
ph: 215-925-3453