Friday, February 16, 2018

ORIENTED, featuring ceramic artists who identify with both Western and Eastern cultures, in Pittsburgh from March 13 to 17.

From "Clean and Bleed" by Jennifer Ling Datchuk."

The 2018 National Council On Education For The Ceramic Arts will bring hundreds of national and international artists to venues across Pittsburgh in March. One exhibition of particular relevance here is ORIENTED, on display from March 13 to 17, which
explores the concept of ceramists who identify with both Western and Eastern cultures; their stories are unique and give a taste of what goes on in contemporary America.
Featured are Adam Chau, Ayumi Horie, Steven Lee, Jennifer Ling Datchuk, and Beth Lo.

From "Culture Blind" by Stephen Young Lee.

Step Into" by Beth Lo.

Teapot by Ayumi Horie.

Blue cups by Adam Chau.

ORIENTED will be displayed at the Trust Arts Education Center at 805 Liberty Ave. in the Cultural District (map). The center is open from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on the 13th, 14th, and 16th; from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm on the 15th; and from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday the 17th. For a full list of events and artists, visit the NCECA 2018 website.