Clay artist Clare Twomey to lead workshop, lecture at Bardo Arts Center

Clare Twomey’s “Piece by Piece,” from the Gardiner Museum, Toronto, Canada.

Clare Twomey, a British artist, researcher and curator, will lecture on “Producing Production: Craft as an Action” on Wednesday, Oct. 31, in the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center.

The lecture, which will be at 4 p.m. in Room 130, is presented by the WCU School of Art and Design. Twomey is a leading figure in clay practice.

On Tuesday, Oct. 30, Twomey will conduct an all-day project titled “Production Line” from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Room 224 of the Bardo Arts Center. She will provide a step-by-step process of creating pinch pots in a socially engaged, service learning project designed to promote the ceramic arts. The work produced during the project will be placed on display in Gallery 256 of the Fine Art Museum on Wednesday, Oct. 31.

The events are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Heather Mae Erickson at hmerickson@wcu.edu.