HUNTINGTON Ceramic artist Doug Casebeer will speak about his work at 7 p.m. today as a Walter Gropius Master Artist at the Huntington Museum of Art.
The free presentation coincides with an exhibit of his work, which continues through Nov. 10.
The artist also will present a workshop titled “The Potter’s Voice: Utilitarian Vessels” from9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday.
Casebeer earned a bachelor of fine arts degree from Wichita State University and a master of fine arts in ceramics from Alfred University. As a ceramic artist and educator, Casebeer teaches, lectures, builds kilns and exhibits internationally. His work is in prominent collections worldwide. For many years, he was associate director and artistic director for ceramics at the renowned ceramics hub Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Village, Colo.
Casebeer believes in the power of the art experience to bring grace and beauty into everyday lives. Within his role as United Nations Production Advisor and Ceramics Consultant, he has provided technical support for Nepali potters and advised art centers in Chile and Hawaii, among other initiatives around the world.
For more information, visit hmoa.org or call (304) 529-2701.