Visual Arts

2017 Mar 28

LINOLEUM WORKSHOP

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Mar 28 2017 .
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Bow & Arrow Press, Adams House

Presented by: Office for the Arts and Bow & Arrow Press
Admission: Free and open to the Harvard Community; preference is to Harvard College students. 

At the first meeting we will examine existing blocks in the archive, carve a small test block, and decide on the imagery. Students will carve a larger block with the selected image at home and return for a second meeting to print the first block, transfer that image to a second block, then carving a quick color block to enhance the first.

2017 May 03

HOGARTH PRESS EVENT

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Bow & Arrow Press, Adams House

Presented by: Office for the Arts and Bow & Arrow Press
Admission: Free and open to the Harvard Community; preference is to Harvard College students. 

Celebrate the centenary of Virginia Woolf’s Hogarth Press! Students will have the chance to explore letterpress type with a focus on Woolf and the Bloomsbury Group.

2017 Mar 25

Gallery Talk: Social Realism, Social Action

10:30am to 11:00am

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk. Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.
Museum Hours: Open daily 10am–5pm

2017 Mar 24

Breaking into the Museum - Art + Science at Harvard Panel

11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts Conference, Portland, OR

Presented by Ceramics Program - Office for the Arts at HarvardBuildings

 

“Breaking into the Museum - Art + Science at Harvard”
Oregon Ballroom 203 (Level 2)
Friday, March 24, 2017 11:00am

Francesca G. Bewer, Research Curator for Conservation and Technical Studies Programs,
Harvard Art Museums (Delivered by Darrah Bowden - Ceramics Associate)
and
Kathy King, Director of Education, Ceramics Program – Office for the Arts at Harvard, Allston

2017 Jun 01

Architectural Ceramics Course at Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Historic Durant_Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverly Avenue, Newton, MA 02458

Presented by: Ceramics Program - Office for the Arts at Harvard and the Historic Newton's Durant-Kenrick House and GroundsAllison Newsome

Explore striking sculptures created from ceramic pieces stacked together. Students in the Architectural Ceramics course at the Ceramics Program- Office for the Arts at Harvard use architecture as well as the Historic Newton's Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds as inspiration for forms that may combine the human figure, animals, fruit or flowers. This show is part of the Newton Festival of the Arts 2017.

Enjoy viewing these intricate works of art while you stroll through the park. Free. The show runs May 13 through June 10.
Artist reception: Thursday, June 1, 4 p.m.

2017 Apr 04

Visiting Artist Lecture with Katherine Hackl

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Registration: 

Presented by: Ceramics Program - Office for the Arts at Harvard Katherine Hackl

Join us in welcoming Katherine Hackl for a lecture on her stunning vessel and tile work. Hackl recently moved to Boston from Lambertville, New Jersey where she has maintained her pottery and tile studio for over 20 years. She is currently a studio artist at Mudflat Studios, in addition to her ongoing studio work in New Jersey.

This event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, email Kathy King, Director of Education at kking@fas.harvard.edu or sign up below.

 

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