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Radical ceramics on display in “Strange Place”
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Radical ceramics on display in “Strange Place”

In January 2018, ceramics professor Summer Hills-Bonczyk approached Law Warschaw Gallery director Jehra Patrick to bring a ceramics-based exhibition to the gallery. More than a year later, “Strange Place” opened Feb. 8 and will run through March 31. Featuring international artists Neha Kudchadkar, Jason Lim, Allison Schulnik, Jason Lee Starin and Eva Vogelsang, the show…

Empty Bowls project makes art for a cause
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Empty Bowls project makes art for a cause

Macalester’s ceramics studio doesn’t usually open its doors to those not taking a ceramics class. The Gary Erickson Empty Bowls program is a rare exception. Multiple throwing and glazing workshops, open to anyone with ceramics experience, are hosted each semester. The bowls produced in these workshops are all eventually sold at an annual fundraiser, the…

Julia Gartzke: Studio Art Major
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Julia Gartzke: Studio Art Major

The Mac Weekly sat down this week with senior Julia Gartzke two weeks before the senior show opens to talk about her time as a Studio Art major at Macalester. Where are you from? I’m from New Glarus, WI. It’s about 30 minutes south of Madison. Besides the art major, do you have any other…