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Exhibition features contemporary, historical ceramic pieces

“Global Flows: Ceramics from the Permanent Collection,” an ongoing exhibition curated by Meghen Jones, assistant professor of art history at Alfred University (AU), will be on display until Friday, Aug. 7 in the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, Binns-Merrill Hall.

The exhibition features contemporary works from artists such as Michael Cardew, Karen Karnes, and Cindy Sherman as well as historical pieces including a pre-Columbian jaguar effigy vessel from Costa Rica, a 17-century Shigraki jar, and a 19-century Sunderland plaque.

Ph.D. candidate earns national materials science award

Peter Metz, a Ph.D. candidate in Alfred University’s (AU) Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering, will receive the 2015 Jerome B. Cohen Award from the International Centre for Diffraction Data. The award, along with a $1,000 check, will be presented at the 64th annual Denver X-ray Conference, Aug. 5 in Westminster, CO.

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July 30, 2015
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