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Jan. 27-March 25: Ceramic arts history lecture series

FREDERICK, Md.—A series of 10 lectures on the history of ceramic arts will begin Friday and continue through February and March at Hood College. They will be presented by ceramics experts from Hood and other institutions.

All lectures will take place in the Tatem Arts Center, Room 206.

  • Jan. 27, 7 p.m., “History of Ceramic Arts in the Near East and Mediterranean Region: From the Origins to the Romans”
  • Jan. 29, 10 a.m., “A Symphony of Form and Color: Ceramic Arts of Mesoamerica”
  • Jan. 29, 1 p.m., “Coiled, Molded, Sculpted: Ceramic Arts of the Andes”
  • Feb. 17, 7 p.m., “Made in China: Ceramics of Quality Through the Ages”
  • Feb. 19, 10 a.m., “From Oldest to Newest: A Primer on Japanese Ceramics”
  • March 1, 1 p.m., “Bridge of the Orient, Korean Ceramics”
  • March 5, 10 a.m., “The Aesthetic of the Hand: Clay Arts in Africa”
  • March 5, 1 p.m., “Panel Discussion: The Break Through Years 1953-1968”
  • March 11, 3 p.m., “The Words of Ceramic Art Collectors”
  • March 25, 3 p.m., “The Words of Ceramic Art Collectors”

The lectures are open to the public, and admission is $5 each. For more information, contact Jacklyn Scott at scottj@hood.edu or 301-696-3456.