Internationally known potter gives workshop, lecture on campus Sept. 28

Julia Galloway

Julia Galloway

Julia Galloway, internationally known utilitarian potter, presents a workshop and lecture Monday, Sept. 28 in Bliss Hall on the Youngstown State University campus.

The workshop will be from 9 a.m. to noon and again 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Ceramics Lab, Bliss Hall 1059. At 3 p.m., Galloway will lecture at the McDonough Museum of Art.

The workshop and lecture, sponsored by the YSU Department of Art Visiting Lecture Series, are free and open to the public.

Galloway is both a utilitarian potter and professor who is currently the director of the School of Art and professor at the University of Montana, Missoula. She completed her graduate studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and received her BFA at New York State College of Art & Design at Alfred University. She also studied at the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design as well as Massachusetts College of Art.

Galloway has exhibited across the United States, Canada and Asia. Her work is included in the collections of the Renwick Gallery; Smithsonian Museum, Washington D.C.; Long Beach Art Museum, Long Beach Cal.; The Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV; Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, Mont.; The Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY; and The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

She has served on the board of the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts and The Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts. Her work has been published in Ceramics Monthly, Studio Potter, Art and Perception and Clay Times. She also is in “The Ceramic Spectrum” by Robin Hopper; “The Art of Contemporary Pottery” by Kevin Hulch; “Craft in America: Celebrating Two Centuries of Artist and Objects”; and The Ceramic Continuum, Archie Bray Foundation.

For more information, call 330-941-2307.