SYMPOSIUM: The Art and Science of Ceramics

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Friday, 12 September 2014 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (AWST)

Crawley, WA

us for a discussion between Associate Professor Andrew Rate from the
School of Earth and Environment and ceramic artists Andrea Vinkovic and
Stephanie Hammill.

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.

Campus Partner:

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. 

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