Thurs. Sept. 29, 4:30pm - Artist Lecture, Room C BMH
Fri. Sept. 30, 9:00am-12:00pm - Demonstration, Jr. Ceramic Sculpture Studio, Harder Hall
The Alfred Clay Collective welcomes back Anne Currier as a visiting artist September 29th & 30th.
Anne Currier is a ceramic sculptor and professor emerita of the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. She received her BFA in 1972 from the School of the Art Institute, Chicago and her MFA in 1974 from the University of Washington, Seattle. Currier has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York Foundation for the Arts and the Virginia A. Groot Foundation.
Currier's sculptures are in numerous private and public collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC; Renwick Gallery of the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institutions, Washington, D.C; Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA; Musee des Arts Decoratifs de Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany; The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia. Commissions include Arrow International, Reading, PA and Miller Theater, Alfred, NY.
Born in Louisville, Kentucky in 1950, Currier now lives in Scio, NY with her husband, George Hrycun, an artist and avid fly fisherman.
Download the file below to view "Anne Currier, Anamorphosis" by Kay Whitney. Originally published in October 2016 issue of Ceramics Monthly, pages (44-47). http://www.ceramicsmonthly.org . Copyright, The American Ceramic Society. Reprinted with permission.