Robert Briscoe: Bringing It Home - The Personal and Intimate Role of Pots
Bringing It Home - The Personal and Intimate Role of Pots
July 17 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Explore the value and place of pots in our modern culture; how they change lives and are a gateway into an intimate, and tactile world, too often unfelt, unseen and dismissed.
Mr. Briscoe was born in Kansas City, Kan., and received a B.S. in Economics from Kansas State University. In 1967, he apprenticed with James Vandergriff in Zarah, Kansas, then with Lou and Al Wynne outside of Colorado Springs. In 1987, he received an award from the Jerome Foundation and in 2001 and 2007 was the recipient of a McKnight Foundation Artist Fellowship. Briscoe’s work has been featured in Ceramics Monthly, American Craft, 500 Bowls and The Art of Contemporary Pottery. He is the cofounder of the St. Croix Valley Pottery tour, which has grown into the largest tour and sale of its kind in the United States.