Guest artist to give one-day pottery workshop at HU

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2013-10-29
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Indiana-based studio potter Scott Cooper will be offering a one-day artist workshop from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 2 at Huntington University.

From 10-11 a.m. and 2-4 p.m., he will give demonstrations in the Art Annex building. At 11 a.m., he will give a slide talk, and then at 1 p.m. he will move to the Robert E. Wilson Gallery to give a gallery talk.

His hands-on exhibit of “Pots Are For People” is currently on display in the Wilson Gallery in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

For more than 20 years, Cooper has been making a wide range of functional pots that are intended for daily use.

The Wilson Gallery is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., before and after all MCA performances and by appointment. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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