In this 2-day workshop Nonesuch artist in residence Jessica will teach the process of making plates, bowls and flower pots by taking molds from household objects, adding sculptural elements onto the vessels.
The workshop will take place on Monday the 15th of February from 11-3pm & on Sunday the 21st from 11am -1pm.
We are delighted to announce that Jessica Sallay-Carrington, a ceramic artist currently residing in Montreal, will be returning to Parrsboro on a Nonesuch Artist’s Residency in February 2016.
During her stay in Parrsboro Jessica will create new work focussed upon questions such as how body hair relates to gender in modern western culture and similar explorations of the female form that contradict stereotypes and preconceived ideas about gender and body image.
Jessica is the recipient of a 2016 Nonesuch Fellowship for Ceramics, Sculpture, and Stonework. The fellowship will provide for half the residency fees and includes an offer to purchase a new piece of Jessica’s work for the Nonesuch Collection.
In 2015, Main & Station hosted an exhibit of the work Jessica created during Continue reading →
Due to popular demand, Jessica Sallay-Carrington, artist in residence at Main & Station has agreed to teach one more workshop before she leaves on June 7th. The workshop, EPIC MUGS, is open to participants of all ages and experience. To find out more, and to register, visit the workshop page here… http://hmsnonesuch.com/epic-mugs/
Main & Station is pleased to announce the preliminary schedule for the first Nonesuch Coffee Talks series happening in the Café on most Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings from May 19th through July 31st 2015. But there are exceptions to every rule so please note that talks are occasionally scheduled on other days as well and that although the series officially begins on May 19th, there are 2 artist talks scheduled beforehand on May 4th and May 7th. Please consult the schedule below.
If you are not already on the schedule but have something you want to talk about, please send your contact information and availability along with a talk title and short description to judith at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Sallay-Carrington, a ceramic artist currently residing in Montreal, will be coming to Parrsboro for a 4-week Nonesuch Artist’s Residency in May- June 2015. While here, Sallay-Carrington will give an artist’s talk, have an exhibit, and teach a workshop. She has been working in ceramics since she was 8 years old. She studied at Emily Carr University and then, to broaden her scope, she moved to Montreal where she completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Concordia University. Exhibited in more than a dozen group shows, she had her first Solo Exhibition, Faunacloset, in 2014 at Montreal’s Mouseprint Gallery.