We welcome all current and future Western New York educators to our fifth annual Evening for Educators.Please join us as we celebrate the beginning of another school year.
The evening’s events:
3:30 to 5:30 Welcome and Registration
4:00 to 6:30 Coffee and Cookies in Burchfield's Cafe
4:00 to 5:00 Whistles and Ocarinas (workshop): Craft ceramic whistles with famed ceramic artist Deb Stewart (Limit 20 participants)
4:00 to 5:00 Woodland Dimensions (workshop): Create a three-dimensional homage to Charles E. Burchfield with artist/teacher/docent Carol Molnar
4:15 to 4:00 Crafting a Collection: Collector Joseph Lonzi shares thoughts on collecting
4:30 to 5:00 Art Meets Technology: Let There Be Light: Explore the Useum with the exhibition artist Shasti O’Leary Soudant
5:00 to 5:30 Ben Perrone: Illusion/Delusion: Artist Ben Perrone discusses his installation
5:00 to 6:00 Whistles and Ocarinas (workshop): Craft ceramic whistles with famed ceramic artist Deb Stewart (Limit 20 participants)
5:30 to 6:30 The Art of Paper (workshop): Bookmaking and collage with award-winning collage artist Russell Ram
5:45 to 6:15 Charles E. Burchfield: By Design: Designers Brian Grunert, and Kyle Morrissey of White Bicycle: See the exhibition through the eyes of the design team that co-curated the exhibition
6:00 to 6:30 Disclosure: Women of the Burchfield Penney Collection: Docent led tours
6:00 to 6:30 Art in Craft Media 2013: Docent led tours
For more information, or to register, please contact Joseph Lonzi at (716) 878-3125 or Mary Marino Kozub at (716) 878-3156.
This program is free of charge. Proof of professional development credit will be provided which may be accepted by school districts.