A Contemporary Ceramics Virtual Event via ZOOM
Date: Tuesday, November 16
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM ET
Join Benjamin Lambert for an artist talk and demonstration of his glazing process. The workshop will begin with an image presentation and discussion surrounding the content, research and inspiration behind his work. A demonstration and elaboration of his approach to surface decoration will follow with emphasis on carving and texturing, underglazing and surface application processes.
Benjamin is currently an assistant professor of Art at Baldwin Wallace University, in Berea, OH where he teaches ceramics and sculpture. He lives in Berea with his wife and two kids. Benjamin grew up in the small, rural town of Greene, Maine, spending time exploring the woods and rivers around his home. In 2008, he received a B.F.A. with a concentration in ceramics from the University of Southern Maine. Between schooling, he maintained an active studio practice in Portland, Maine. In 2010, he worked as a summer staff member at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, in Newcastle, Maine. He received an MFA in Ceramics and Sculpture in 2015 at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA.
Ben has presented workshops at institutions including Oxbow School of Art in Saugatuck, MI, Touchstone Center for Crafts in Farmington, PA, the 2018 Michigan Mud Ceramics Conference, and Westminster College, S.L.C. UT. He has assisted artists during workshops at Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Deer Isle, Maine, and Arrowmont School of Art and Craft in Gatlinburg, TN. He was also an Artist-in-residence at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, and in the second annual Arrowmont Pentaculum. He exhibits his work locally and nationally.
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