Diversity in the Arts
Join the Department of Art and Languages, the Office of Social Equity, and the Art Club for an evening of diversity on the arts!
2:30pm Sharing the Rough.
This amazing documentary follows a gem stone as it is sourced from the mines in Tanzania, to the gem cutter and finally to the American market. Learn how our consumer culture impacts other nations and cultures.
Room: Vulcan Hall Conference room (access by the elevator to 2nd floor)
4-7 pm Art exhibitions.
Enjoy the opening of the printmaking and jewelry exhibition.
Room: Vulcan hall student gallery.
6:00pm Professional Practices talk by visiting artist, Yoko Sekino-Bové.
Born in Japan and graduating from Musashino Art University in Tokyo, one of the top schools in the world for graphic design, Yoko spent almost a decade as a graphic designer and free-lance artist in the highly competitive Los Angeles market before finding a new creative voice in the field of ceramics. An internationally recognized and award winning ceramic artist and designer, Yoko’s technical articles are published in Pottery Making Illustrated and she is one of the featured NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) affiliated solo and group exhibitors for the upcoming 2018 conference to be held in Pittsburgh.
Room: Duda Hall 117