Keynote Lecture: Garth Clark

June 23, 2018 - June 23, 2018

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50 Erb Street West
Waterloo, Ontario
N2L 1T1




A Necessary Irritant: Garth's 50 Year Journey with his Muses
Saturday, June 23
Doors open at 5:30pm with Dinner at 6pm
Lecture begins at 8pm
Knox Presbyterian Church
50 Erb Street West, Waterloo, ON

To register for this lecture, please visit the website: www.theclayandglass.ca/events/25th-anniversary

Garth Clark is a leading art critic and historian, curator, gallerist, and art dealer from Pretoria, South Africa who writes about modern and contemporary ceramic art as well as the craft movement. With his partner Mark Del Vecchio, he co-founded and ran the Garth Clark Gallery in New York City, Los Angeles, Kansas City, and London, UK. Together, Garth and Mark are responsible for over 500 exhibitions of contemporary ceramic art, launching numerous careers.

After five decades in the field, Garth Clark remains a provocative, witty voice, now encouraging a new controversial wave in the field. Author of over 80 books, 400 monographs essays and reviews, Clark is the founder of Cfile.Org and the cutting edge online Cfile. Daily, reaching 75,000 people in 196 countries every week.

Known for his wit, deep scholarship and engaging speaking style, Garth Clark’s lecture fuses his own biography in a dynamic multimedia presentation encompassing key revolutionary moments for ceramics since 1970. Told in the style of a one person stage show, this lecture promises to be insightful, entertaining, and thought-provoking.

This high profile tour is the second Canadian stop, and marks Garth’s final bow as a public speaker, highlighting the event as a must-see for Canadian craft and ceramic artists, curators, historians, and collectors.

Images courtesy Garth Clark.

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June 23, 2018 - June 23, 2018


Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Cost - paid

Keynote Lecture and Dinner - $45
Lecture Only - $15



Katherine Ronzio

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