Collecting Clay Talk: Sat., Mar. 2, 4 pm, Balch

David and Julie Armstrong, longtime collectors of ceramics, speak with Williamson Gallery curator Rody López about their collection and what it’s like to live with clay.

Collecting Clay:

A Conversation with

Julie and David Armstrong

Sat., March 2, 4 pm
Balch Hall, Scripps

Selections from the Armstrong Collection. Photos courtesy of David and Julie Armstrong.

Special Event!  
Collecting Clay: A Conversation with Julie and David Armstrong
With curator Rody N. López
Saturday, March 2 at 4 p.m.
Balch Auditorium at Scripps College,
1030 N Columbia Ave., Claremont.
Sponsored by the Claremont Museum of Art in partnership with Scripps Fine Arts Foundation.
The program is held in conjunction with CMA’s current exhibition Living with Clay: The Julie and David Armstrong Collection. As founders of the American Museum of Ceramic Art, the Armstrongs share a love of clay that is evident in their home and in their extraordinary collection.
Visit the Claremont Museum of Art in the Depot at 200 W. First Street in Claremont 12 to 4 p.m. to see the exhibition before the lecture or that evening from 6 to 9 p.m. (special opening time for Art Walk). The exhibition, on view through April 20, is generously sponsored by Art Braeger, Janell and Randall Lewis.
Make it a weekend of ceramics!
The 75th Scripps College Ceramic Annual, featuring works from the College’s Marer Collection, is on view just steps away from Balch Hall, at 251 E. 11th St. (11th and Columbia)
Open: 12 to 5 pm, Wed.-Sun. during exhibitions
The American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA), celebrating its 15th anniversary with the exhibitions Building a Collection and Lasting Impressions (featuring works from the Scripps College collection), is located at 399 N. Garey Ave. in Pomona.
Open: 12 to 5 pm, Wed.-Sun.



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