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Alfred University School of Art and Design announces summer sessions, workshops

Mark Burns, resident faculty for School of Art and Design summer sessions.

Mark Burns, resident faculty for School of Art and Design summer sessions.

ALFRED, NY – The School of Art and Design at Alfred University announces its 2018 summer instructional sessions and summer workshops schedule.

Several summer school classes will be offered, for credit. Classes are being offered on-campus and on-line; registration will be open until the courses fill. In addition, a number of workshops in ceramic art and expanded media will also be offered.

For more information on summer classes and summer workshops, please click here.

Workshops in ceramic art include: Ceramic Science for the Artist with Bill Carty, professor of ceramic engineering and materials science (June 18 – June 22);  Majolica Mania with Andrea Gill, retired professor of ceramic art (June 25 – July 6); Vessel: Form and Pattern with ceramic artist Kate Johnston (July 9 – July 20); Four Week Open Studio Intensive with John Gill, professor of ceramic art, and Resident Artists/Advisors: Sung Jae Choi, Joanna Powell, Jason Green, Mark Burns (June 25 – July 20); Business of Art with Caitlin Brown, operations and programs manager at the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum (June 25 – July 20; this professional practice seminar is free with enrollment in Ceramic Workshops that run concurrently).

Expanded media workshops include: Traditional, Experimental Print Media with William Contino, associate professor of expanded media (June 25 - June 29); Large Format Digital Print with William Contino (July 2 – July 6); Sound with Rebekkah Palov, Alfred University MFA alumna, electronic integrated arts (July 9 – July 13); Video with Rebekkah Palov (July 16 – July 20).