Teapots, Vessels, Flagons & Flasks Exhibit

bayless-teapotEXTENDED THROUGH JULY 19

Guilford Art Center is pleased to announce Teapots, Vessels, Flagons & Flasks, a juried exhibition of pourable containers made by contemporary American artists. The show will be on view in the Center’s Mill Gallery from May 15-July 19, 2015. The public is welcome to view the exhibit at a free opening reception on Friday, May 15, 5-7 pm.

Juried by studio potter Hayne Bayless, Teapots, Vessels, Flagons & Flasks puts the spotlight on creative and up-to-date renditions of these most traditional forms. Pourable containers of all kinds are traditional objects in virtually all cultures and through the ages, used for hospitality, functional and ritualistic purposes. “It will be fascinating to see how contemporary artists continue to invest these forms with stylistic and conceptual vitality,” says Guilford Art Center Executive Director, Maureen Belden.

Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 12-4pm. Admission to the exhibition is free.

TSTELogoThe exhibition is sponsored by The Spice & Tea Exchange® of Guilford, CT. The Spice & Tea Exchange® is a unique gourmet retailer, specializing in fine spices, blends, teas, salts, sugars and more.

For more information contact the Guilford Art Center at 203-453-5947.