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Guest Artist: Grant Garmezy

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January 25 - 31, 2016
Grant Garmezy

Come see Grant Garmezy as a Guest Artist at the Museum at these events from Jan 25–31. Please refer to individual events for specific dates and times.

Grant stumbled upon glassmaking while studying Craft/Material Studies with a focus on jewelry at the Virginia Commonwealth School of the Arts. Now, more than ten years later, he is a full-time glass artist based out of Richmond, Virginia. He draws his inspiration from nature, striving to capture not only the physical features of animal imagery, but also to tell a story. Even when describing what he loves about glass, Garmezy refers to the natural world saying: “I love its mustang quality of never wanting to be tamed. I love how it takes a team of highly skilled individuals to make my work.”

Studio Faculty Presentation

January 26, 2016 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Location: 
The Studio
Studio Faculty Presentation featuring Grant Garmezy, High Salkind, Mark Abildgaard, and Bill Gudenrath

Grant Garmezy Guest Artist Demo

January 31, 2016 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Amphitheater Hot Shop
Corning Bass, 15" x 9" x 6", hot sculpted glass 2015 by Grant Garmezy