Visiting Artist Lecture with Crystal Morey

Date: 

Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program - Office for the Arts at Harvard, 224 Western Ave, Allston

Photo of woman with porcelain figurine.Join us in welcoming Crystal Morey to the Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard to talk about her work in porcelain. Morey’s porcelain sculptures narrate the interdependence between humans, plants, and animals while cultivating empathy for our changing world.

This lecture is free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Please RSVP to reserve your seat.

Artist Bio

Crystal Morey’s ceramic works have been widely featured in publications and exhibitions both nationally and internationally. In 2018, her work was included in Revive, Remix, Respond at The Frick Pittsburgh, PA, in a group exhibition inspired by the Frick’s collection which was co-curated by Dawn Brean and Leslie Ferrin. Her work has been featured in New Age of Ceramics, 500 Figures in Clay, Juxtapoz, Hi-Fructose, American Art Collector, Hey Magazine, Palace Costas, Beautiful Bizarre, and Sculpture Review. Morey received her BFA in Ceramic Sculpture from the California College of the Arts in 2006 and her MFA in Spatial Art from San Jose State University in 2015, followed by residencies at The LH Project, OR; Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, ME; and the Penland School of Craft, NC. She currently lives and works in Oakland, California.

Related events:

CRYSTAL MOREY: Venus on the Waves, Morey’s first solo exhibition on the east coast, will be on view at Ferrin Contemporary on the MASS MoCA campus in North Adams, Massachusetts September 21 – November 1, 2019.

Exhibition - CRYSTAL MOREY: Venus on the Waves
September 21–November 2, 2019
Ferrin Contemporary

1315 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA

WORKSHOP: Crystal Morey in Figural Sculpture: Additive / Subtractive Processes in Porcelain September 20 – 22, 2019 at PROJECT ART in Cummington, MA

three porcelain sculptures of human figures with animal heads sitting in various poses.