Frick Museum's 'Revive, Remix, Respond' exhibit explores tensions between past, present
The Frick Pittsburgh in Point Breeze will present "Revive, Remix, Respond: Contemporary Ceramic Artists and The Frick Pittsburgh" from Feb. 17 to May 27.
Curated by associate curator of decorative arts Dawn Brean, the collection showcases artists who are breathing new life into the ceramic medium by reinvigorating age-old motifs, processes and techniques. Twenty artists w were invited to submit work that is inspired by, responds to, or relates to the Frick Pittsburgh's collection.
It is one of more than 80 exhibitions planned across the region to highlight the accomplishments of ceramic artists. It will be staged in the French period room at the museum and coincides with the 52nd annual conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts coming March 14 to 17 to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.
There is a happy hour from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16 to celebrate the exhibit's opening.
Admission is free.
This Friday join us for a happy hour to celebrate the opening of Revive, Remix and respond. Hear from AAC College of Fellows artist Beth Lipman and view works from 20 artists who responded to works in our collection. https://t.co/Js5LTA3toV pic.twitter.com/8n6VRrV06S— The Frick Pittsburgh (@TheFrickPgh) February 14, 2018
Details: 412-371-0600 or thefrickpittsburgh.org
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