300 NW 13th Ave, Portland, OR
Join artists Catharine Newell and Ted Sawyer as they discuss their studio practices and the ideas underpinning the work featured in the group exhibition "Surface and Atmosphere." Each artist will present a short lecture.
This event is free, and open to the public.
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About the artists:
Catharine Newell was selected by Western Art & Architecture as “One to Watch,” was chosen four times by Corning Museum of Glass for the annual New Glass Review, and has been featured on Oregon Public Broadcasting’s Art Beat. Newell’s work can be found in the permanent collections of the Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University in Beijing, and the Hunter Museum of American Art in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Ted Sawyer received his BA in art with a focus in ceramics from Lewis and Clark College. From[masked], he was the artist-in-residence at the Museum of Contemporary Craft in Portland, Oregon. In 1997, he joined Bullseye Glass Company, where he is the Director of Research and Education. Sawyer teaches and lectures internationally and directs the production of Bullseye’s online educational videos. His glass work has been featured multiple times in Corning’s New Glass Review and is exhibited at galleries and museums around the world.
Catharine Newell "Oistres VI", 2016; kilnformed glass
Ted Sawyer "scale", 2016; kilnformed glass