McGroarty Arts Center presents The American Ceramics Society Annual Show 2010

McGroarty Arts Center announces its 7th Annual Ceramics Show. This free exhibit begins with an opening reception on Saturday, June 12 from 5-9 p.m. accompanied by live music, refreshments and an view of the Verdugo Hills from the center’s terrace. This event highlights the work of professional ceramicists as well as McGroarty Arts Center’s students.

This year McGroarty is partnering with the American Ceramics Society (ACS), Design Chapter, Southern California Section to produce the exhibit. Ceramics artist and instructor Brian Peshek, MFA, will serve as curator, overseeing the artist and artwork selection, installing the gallery and coordinating the jury process. Peshek selected 38 artists to participate.

The exhibition is not only an opportunity to view a wide range of unique ceramic vessels and sculptures, but it also provides a chance to purchase a one-of-a-kind artwork. Proceeds from the professional artwork will benefit McGroarty Arts Center and the American Ceramics Society. The McGroarty student artwork will also be available for purchase, and funds raised will be used to support the McGroarty Ceramics Department.