Saturday, August 25, 2012 beginning at 7:30 pm
In the Resident Center and free and open to the public.
Archie Bray visiting artist and workshop instructor Christa Assad will present a talk on her work and influences at the Archie Bray Foundation Residence Center at 7:30 on Saturday, August 25, 2012.
Christa Assad, a mid-career artist based in Berkeley, CA, is best known for her ReObjectification series — teapot designs based on objects and buildings from American industry.
A teacher, traveler and full-time ceramist with an MFA from Indiana University, Assad’s work is in the permanent collections of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Ceramics Research Center at Arizona State University Museum and the Penn State Fulbright Scholar Collection, among others. Assad is represented by Ferrin Gallery, Harvey Meadows Gallery and Fourth & Clay. She teaches and exhibits internationally, creating both useful and sculptural pieces.