Plinth Gallery and The Boulder Pottery Lab present, “Flashpoint-An International Wood Fire Exhibition”, a two-month juried show of wood-fired ceramics. Juror John Balistreri, Professor of Ceramics at Bowling Green University in Bowling Green, OH, has selected an exemplary collection of 50 pieces for this exhibition. The works for this show demonstrate a diversity of style by contemporary ceramic artists who continue to use this ancient tradition of firing with wood.
Flashpoint opens First Friday, October 5th 2012, from 5pm-10pm with an artist reception, awards ceremony, a wine tasting from Balistreri Winery and wood fired pizza from Baisc Kneads. A special wood kiln demonstration, construction, and firing, is scheduled for November 2nd and 3rd at Plinth Gallery, to coincide with Denver Arts Week. For further information please refer to the Gallery website www.plinthgallery.com or call (303) 295-0717. Plinth Gallery is located in the River North Art District (www.rivernorthart.com) at 3520 Brighton Blvd Denver CO 80216.