FUSION: The Ontario Clay and Glass Association

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12 Oct 2018 • Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie Street, Toronto ON
12 Oct 2018 • Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie Street, Toronto ON
 


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News

Gardiner Museum
The Gardiner is pleased to announce the appointment of Sequoia Miller to the role of Chief Curator. Sequoia worked as a full-time studio potter before re-entering academia as a doctoral candidate in the History of Art at Yale. In 2015, he curated the landmark exhibition The Ceramic Presence in Modern Art at the Yale University Art Gallery, bringing ceramic artists like Peter Voulkos, Lucie Rie, and Toshiko Takaezu into dialogue with painters and sculptors in other media including Willem de Kooning, Ed Ruscha, and Mark Rothko. Sequoia will begin his tenure at the Gardiner on April 5.  
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Events


Then, Now and Next
April 8 - Sept 2, 2018
Opening reception April 8 at 2pm
Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery
The Gallery’s 25th Anniversary exhibition, Then, Now and Next is an invitational show featuring six acclaimed Canadian artists, Samantha Dickie, Susan Edgerley, Irene Frolic, Zachari Logan, Audie Murray and Peter Powning. The exhibition celebrates artists at various stages of their careers. Some have a long history with the Gallery; all are making their mark in contemporary ceramics and glass.
http://www.theclayandglass.ca/

Gardiner Museum
111 Queen's Park, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7

Ab ovo
April 6 - 22, 2018
Opening reception, April 6, 6 - 9 pm
Ab ovo features work by the first graduates of the Honours Bachelor of Craft and Design Ceramics Program at Sheridan College, the next generation of artists transforming the way we think about clay.

Yoko Ono: The Riverbed
February 22 - June 3, 2018

https://www.gardinermuseum.on.c

FUSION Fireworks Exhibition 2017
Thames Art Gallery, Chatham

May 18 - July 15, 2018
www.chatham-kent.ca/ThamesArtGallery

Linda Sormin: Ungrounding Home
January 15 – April 29
Carlton University Art Gallery
St. Patrick’s Building,
Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa ON
http://www.cuag.ca

Laurent Craste | La Chute
February 23 to April 29, 2018
La Guilde canadienne des métiers d'art
1356 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal (QC)

The World of the Fatimids
March 10 - July 2
Aga Khan Museum
77 Wynford Drive
Toronto ON
The World of the Fatimids marks the first time selected masterpieces from the Fatimid dynasty are shown in North America: marble reliefs, from the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo; luxury objects ranging from rock crystal and ivory to ceramic lusterware — a technique mastered during Fatimid times — and masterpieces of metalware. Info: http://www.agakhanmuseum.org

Pine Tree Potters' Guild Spring Pottery Sale
The Pine Tree Potters' Guild Spring pottery sale will be held Thursday, May 3 through to Sunday, May 6, 2018 at the beautiful Aurora Cultural Centre, 22 Church Street, Aurora. The hours are Thursday 10 to 9, Friday and Saturday 10 to 6 and Sunday 11 to 4. There is free parking, free admission and a door prize. Visa, MasterCard and Debit accepted. Please call 905-727-1278 for further information or visit www.pinetreepotters.ca

From the Collection of Ann Mortimer - A Silent Auction Fundraiser
May 3-6, 2018
Aurora Cultural Centre
Ann Mortimer has graciously donated 70 lots of small ceramic pieces to the Pine Tree Potters’ Guild from her collection, 18 of which are her own work. The pieces will be sold by Silent Auction during our spring sale.
Catalogue: http://www.pinetreepotters.ca/sales/SilentAuctionCatalogue.pdf

Living Art Centre
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4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga ON L5B 4B8
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Residency

Living Art Centre
The Resident Artist Program at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga, Ontario offers professionally-equipped studios for recent graduates of arts and design institutions, as well as mid-career artists, to develop their practices in a collaborative environment. The Centre’s combination of visual and performing arts programs, community education, and professional art practice creates an energetic and unique atmosphere.
For details on studios and rates, please visit: Living Art Centre

Education

Haliburton School of Art + Design, Fleming College
clay and glass in beautiful cottage country
HSAD’s summer program includes a variety of week long clay and glass courses for beginners as well as skilled makers. Peruse the complete program of over 300 offerings  and escape to the inspirational Haliburton Highlands.
Accommodation assistance available online and by telephone. www.hsad.ca 1-866-353-6464 ext. 3

Opportunities

Gardiner Museum - Shop Associate Position Available
Join the dynamic team at Canada’s national ceramics museum and one of the world’s great specialty museums. Please note that only candidates who qualify will be contacted. For details, follow link:
https://www.gardinermuseum.on.ca/the-museum/jobs-volunteering/jobs/

Ceramic Expressions
Mother's day special Vibrant Ceramics Art show and sale
May 3-5, 2018
An opportunity to do networking, showcasing and to sell your art to wider audience. We will prefer the artists to be present there. Help will be available if artists can't be present for certain time. Please contact us for more details at 647-887-1842 or expressionsceramic1@gmail.com


FUSION gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Citizenship, Culture and Recreation, and the Ontario Arts Council. The Ontario Arts Council is an agency of the Government of Ontario. 

    

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