“Inspiration Lunch” to feature demo by Artist Bill Capshaw at Emporium Center
September 19, 2012 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
“My Party Now Dance.” Bill Capshaw 2012
Arts & Culture Alliance Hosts “Time Well Spent: Inspiration at Lunch” Series Opening with a Presentation by Ceramic Artist Bill Capshaw on September 19
KNOXVILLE - The Arts & Culture Alliance will host its new monthly series featuring artists showcasing their work and discussing their inspirations and processes. The series, entitled “Time Well Spent: Inspiration at Lunch”, is free and open to the public, and guests are invited to bring a “Brown Bag” lunch.
The interactive presentations will begin at 12:00 PM at the Emporium Center, 100 S. Gay Street, in downtown Knoxville. Parking is available at metered spots on the Gay Street viaduct or in the parking lot on Jackson Avenue caddy-corner from the Emporium.
The first presentation in the series takes place on Wednesday, September 19, from noon to 1 p.m., with Oak Ridge ceramic artist Bill Capshaw. Capshaw will bring a portable kiln to demonstrate some of his techniques.
Upcoming presentations in the “Time Well Spent” series:
October 17 – Geri Forkner, fiber
November 14 – Marcia Goldenstein & Jean Hess, painting/collage; discussion of their exhibition in the Emporium
December 12 – Ann Lacava, jewelry
January 16 – Fritz Massaquoi, fiber/weaving
February 13 – Dennis Sabo, photography
March 13 – Bobbie Crews, painting; discussion of exhibition in the Emporium
For more information, call the Arts & Culture Alliance at 865-523-7543 or visit www.knoxalliance.com.
About the Arts & Culture Alliance
The Arts & Culture Alliance serves and supports a diverse community of artists, arts organizations, and cultural institutions. The Alliance receives financial support from the Tennessee Arts Commission (www.tn.gov/arts) and First Tennessee Foundation (www.firsttennesseefoundation.com).