Glass artist to discuss his work, Oct. 18
Posted October 12, 2005; 06:31 p.m.
Josh Simpson, an internationally known glass artist, will give a presentation about his work at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, in Kresge Auditorium, 120 Frick Laboratory.
Simpson's work is in the permanent collections of many museums including the Boston Museum of Fine Art, the White House Collection of American Crafts and the Sphere Museum in Yokohama, Japan.
Simpson, who draws inspiration from science for many of his works, will talk about "Finding a Voice in Glass." Using a slide presentation, he will discuss his work from a technical and an artistic point of view.
The event is sponsored by the chemistry department's
Industrial Associates Program, ChemGlass Inc. and the American Chemical
Society. Those who wish to attend must register for the lecture by
contacting Kirsten Arentzen at (609) 258-5015.