Potential of Clay | Old School Farm Pottery
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CONVERGE will be spotlighting the clay work of nonprofit Old School Farm Pottery, which creates meaningful employment for adults with disabilities, as well as personal work by Founder, Julia Whitney Brown, and Studio Assistant, Jo Mechan.
CONVERGE is pleased to present Potential of Clay: Old School Farm Pottery this May and June. The Opening Reception will be held on May 5th, from 6pm to 9pm, at CONVERGE, located on the second floor of the SNAP (South Nashville Action People) Building at 1224 Martin Street, and at CONVERGE: EXTENSION 1, the new satellite space located one block away at 1260 Martin Street. This event is held in conjunction with Arts & Music at Wedgewood-Houston, and is free and open to the public.
Old School Farm Pottery Studio is a new member of the local nonprofit, Old School Farm. The Studio’s mission is to create meaningful employment for adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities by crafting high-quality dinnerware, and to offer related educational programs and community outreach.
CONVERGE will be spotlighting the clay work of Old School Farm Pottery, as well as personal work by Founder, Julia Whitney Brown, and Studio Assistant, Jo Mechan, via OSFP’s Artist Incubator Program. In addition to the three-dimensional work, photographs of the organization in action will be on display.
This show will lead into a collaborative project featuring Old School Farm Pottery in August.
CONVERGE will host a Closing Reception for Potential of Clay: Old School Farm Pottery on June 2, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, and the show will continue to be on view through July 6th. To schedule an appointment, please contact Alysha at Alysha.CONVERGE@gmail.com.
Initiated by the husband and wife team, architectural designer, Eric Malo, and artist, poet, and curator, Alysha Irisari Malo, CONVERGE is a curated community of creative thinkers who collaborate on interdisciplinary, project-based art and design, lifestyle, and cultural programming that has a positive social impact.
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CONVERGE will host a Closing Reception on June 2, from 6pm to 9pm, and the show will continue to be on view through July 6th. To schedule an appointment, please contact Alysha at Alysha.CONVERGE@gmail.com.