A Gathering of Pots: Celebrating the Life of M.C. Richards
Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 1
Celebrate the life of the great artistic spirit of master potter M. C. Richards. Attendees are asked to bring their favorite M. C. Richards piece for an "Instant Gallery" that will be created and displayed that evening. Craig Edelbrock will start the evening with an overview of M.C. Richard's life, then show the film, M. C. Richards: The Fire Within, an adventure into discovering the source of our creativity told through the life of poet, potter, teacher and mystical philosopher Mary Caroline Richards (1916-1999). Following the film, Craig will lead a discussion focusing on the artist's local connections to our area from the last years of her life. More information at: http://www.sgps.psu.edu/richards/default.ashx
6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Instant Gallery
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Film: M.C. Richards: The Fire Within
8 p.m. - 9 p.m. Discussion/Gallery Talk led by Craig Edelbrock
A Gathering of Pots M. C. Richards spent her later years creating and teaching in Kimberton. Anyone who owns any M. C. Richards pieces is asked to a favorite piece to create an Instant Gallery of her work. Pieces will be on display before and after the film.
When & Where
Penn State Great Valley
Now in its fifth decade, The School of Graduate Professional Studies (SGPS) at Penn State Great Valley is a leader in providing professional graduate programs in the fields of Engineering, Information Science, Leadership, Technology, and Management. Penn State Great Valley strives to be a vibrant academic and social hub for the region by connecting people and ideas. The campus offers free artistic, musical and cultural events for the community to celebrate the diverse riches of the local area.