Stoked: Five Artists of Fire and Clay is a nationally touring exhibition celebrating thirty years of the Saint Johns's Pottery, and featuries ceramic work by artist in residence and master potter Richard Bresnahan and four former apprentices; Kevin Flicker, Stephen Earp, Samuel Johnson and Anne Meyer.
The opening reception, Thursday, October 4th will feature a lecture at 6:30 p.m. by Dr. Matthew Welch, curator of the exhibition. A reception will follow the lecture in the gallery. Dr. Welch will be signing copies of the exhibition catalog he curated, Stoked: Five Artists of Fire and Clay. The catalogue is published by Saint John's Liturigal Press.
Matthew Welch's lecture and the reception are co-sponsored with University of St. Thomas Alumni and Constituent Relations.
RSVPs are not required but appreciated. RSVP to alumni.stthomas.edu/arthistory12
Image Credits: Stoked: Five Artists of Fire and Clay, written by Dr. Matthew Welch, published by Saint John's University Press
Richard Bresnahan, Landscape Platter with Sgraffito Field Pattern (detail), 2008
Richard Bresnahan, Square Tebachi, 2008
Saint John's Pottery, Johanna kiln, glaze chamber
Stoneware with navy-bean straw ash glaze
Reed handle by Andy Juelich