Renowned potter Coll Minogue will be on the Hood College campus Wednesday, April 8 to present “Women Woodfire Studio Potters and Ceramic Artists — the Pioneers in the 20th Century.” The lecture, free and open to the public, will be held at the Hodson Annex Ceramic Center, Room 143, 7-9 p.m.
A professional potter since 1982, Coll has taught ceramics at third level, working in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. Her articles have been published in ceramics journals including Ceramics Art and Perception, Ceramics Technical, Pottery in Australia and Ceramic Review. Her first book, Impressed and Incised Ceramics, was published in 1996 by A & C Black, with the second edition published in 2002 and a German edition in 2004. In 2008, The Crowood Press published her book Slab-built Ceramics.
In 2001, Coll co-curated the exhibition ‘Impressed and Incised Ceramics’ at Aberdeen Museum and Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland. During the 3rd World Ceramic Biennale 2005 Korea, she was one of 14 participants in the International Workshop on wood-fired kilns held at the Joseon Royal Kiln Museum in Gwangju. In 2007, Coll participated in the 2nd Foshan International Woodfire Conference, China.
Contact Jacklyn Scott for more information, 301-696-3456.