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Agenda

The ThinkCraft Symposium will focus on issues critical in craft today. Day One will focus on contemporary practice. Day Two will focus on education and theory as it applies to craft education. Day Three will explore how curators and collectors think about their respective practices. 

Day One: Contemporary Practice
Thursday, September 20, 2018
8:30am-5pm Registration and check-in
10-10:30am Welcome
10:30am-12pm Ceramics lecture in the Peter B. Lewis Theater with Ian McDonald 
Demo in the Glass studio with Nate Cotterman 
Demo in the Jewelry + Metals studio with Jessica Calderwood
12–2pm Break: Lunch with Friends
2–3:30pm Demo in the Ceramics studio with Ian McDonald
Lecture in Reinberger Gallery with Nate Cotterman
Lecture in the Peter B. Lewis Theater with Jessica Calderwood
3:30–4pm Break
4–5pm Keynote: Judith Schaechter
5–7pm Break: Dinner with Friends
7–8pm Keynote: Tom Joyce
8–9pm Reception in the Leonard Krieger South Lobby 

 

Day Two: Craft Education, Theory, and Criticism
Friday, September 21, 2018
8:30am-5pm Registration and check-in
10:30am-12pm Demo in the Ceramics studio with Lisa Clague
Lecture in the Peter B. Lewis Theater with Judith Schaechter
Lecture in Reinberger Gallery with Stephen Yusko
12-1:30pm Keynote: Stuart Kestenbaum
1:30-2pm Break
2-3:30pm Lecture in the Peter B. Lewis Theater with Lisa Clague
Demo in the Glass studio with Judith Schaechter
Demo in the Jewelry + Metals studio with Stephen Yusko
3:30-4pm Break
4-5pm Keynote: Janet Koplos
5:15-6:15pm Screening of J. Fred Woell: An American Vision in Peter B. Lewis Theater.
Introductory remarks by Glenn Adamson.
6:30pm- Explore Cleveland:
FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, Cleveland Museum of Art

 

Day Three: Curating and Collecting
Saturday, September 22, 2018
10am–4pm Registration and check-in
Explore University Circle
10–11:30am Cleveland Museum of Art tour of craft collection
Meet Mark Bassett at Museum north lobby
1-2pm Keynote: Elisabeth Agro
2-2:30pm Break
2:30-3:30pm Keynote: Glenn Adamson 
3:30-5pm Think Craft Panel: A conversation with the keynote speakers


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