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Monday, May 25, 2009
See lots of great clay, like Joanna Mendicino's vases (pictured) during Pro Arts' East Bay Open Studios. This year's Open Studios event will be on June 6,7, 13 & 14. For maps, details and more participating clay artists visit Pro Arts website. See more of Joanna's work at her studio, Earthworks, during Open Studio.
Friday, June 12 4pm at MOCFA in SF
In Conversation with Warren MacKenzie and Sandy Simon
Join MOCFA for a lively conversation with world-renowned potter Warren MacKenzie and former student Sandy Simon. Both artists will present slides of their work. Tickets are $50/$45 for members*. Space is limited & advance tickets required. To reserve your seat, please call 415. 227.4888 ext. 10.
MOCFA is also hosting the exhibition, Warren MacKenzie: Legacy of an American Potter, from June 11-Sept. 13, 2009 with an opening reception & catalog signing on Thursday, June 11, 5-7pm. More information available at www.mocfa.org.
Saturday, June 13 at TRAX in Berkeley
Warren MacKenzie: Creme de la Creme
June 13 - July 3, 2009
Sandy Simon has cherry picked Warren's pots for the past 3 years to exhibit in this show! We are hosting a workshop & roundtable discussion with Warren and Janet Koplos - a former Senior Editor of Art in America & current Guest Editor of American Craft magazine - on Saturday, June 13th.
Saturday's Schedule of Events
8:30 - 9am: check in, coffee & pastries
9am-1pm Warren Workshop: Still Kickin'
1-2:45pm: Break for Lunch
3-4pm: Round Table Discussion with Warren and Janet Koplos: Where are we going? Where have we been? WM & JK talk about postwar American pottery. The workshop is almost full with 10 spaces remaining. Cost is $100 for the day. Send in your check or contact TRAX to reserve a spot.
This is an action-packed Warren MacKenzie weekend you won't want to miss! Please contact us with any questions.
TRAX Ceramics Gallery
1812 5th Street
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Masakazu Kusakabe #36 4x3.5" $450
May 9 - June 5, 2009
Trax Ceramics Gallery
1812 5th Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
510 540 8729
Wednesday - Sunday