Friday, 12 September 2014 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (AWST)
us for a discussion between Associate Professor Andrew Rate from the
School of Earth and Environment and ceramic artists Andrea Vinkovic and
use of clay as both artistic medium and source of scientific enquiry
will form the basis of this discussion. Andrew Rate has conducted the
specific analytical application of Powder X-ray Diffraction on selected
clay and glaze materials used by exhibiting artists.
of this has been collected from diverse areas of the state. The results
are to be revealed in conversation with the artists who offer their own
perspectives in relation to their artistic practice.
Artwork image: Warrick Palmateer, Arripis Sweep (detail) from West Cape Passage series, 2014, clay, 80 x 80xm (approx). Photo: Lynn Vroombout.
This symposium, hosted by the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery is co-presented by the Campus Partner for the exhibition HERE&NOW14 – The School of Earth & Environment.
Getting to the Gallery:
- The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery is located on the corner of Stirling Highway and Fairway, at the grounds of The University of Western Australia (UWA).
- Car: Ticket parking is available on campus off Fairway, next to the Gallery, in the University carpark number 20. ACROD permit holders can park on Fairway section.
- Public transport:Transperth operates several services to campus. Visit the UWA website for more details.