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New Acquisitions from Julianne and David Armstrong • February 8

High Resolution Photos • Reception Press Release (pdf) •  Plain-text Press Release (docx)  On view:January 18–June 21, 2020Reception:February 8, 6–9 PM • Artist Talk by Richard Shaw @ 7 PM As an undergraduate at Pomona College in Claremont, California, in 1959, David Armstrong enrolled in a required art course taught by Scripps College Professor Paul Soldner. Soldner’s renowned […]

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Joanne Hayakawa: A Wing and a Prayer II

Press Release (pdf) • Plain Text Press Release (docx) • Reception On View: January 11–April 19, 2020 Reception: January 11, 2020 6–9 PM • Artist Talk @ 7 PM Since 2016, the American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) has partnered with the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College to produce exhibitions of works by […]

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Chinese Bird Banquet

High-resolution Images • Reception Curated by Caitlin Spencer, 2019 Getty Marrow Undergraduate Intern On View: August 10, 2019 – June 30, 2020 Reception: August 10, 6 – 9 PM A curated selection of the 900+ Chinese bird feeders in the Julianne and David Armstrong collection. Produced in the late 1800’s through the early 1970’s, these […]

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Julie Green: Flown Blue

High-resolution Images • Press Release (pdf) • Reception On View: September 14, 2019 – February 23, 2020 Reception: September 14, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm • Talk by Julie Green @ 7:00 p.m. • Artist in Attendance Bringing together over 800 plates, platters, and dishware, the exhibition explores the artist’s longstanding engagement with secondhand porcelain and […]

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AMOCA Collects!

High-resolution Images • Reception On View: August 10, 2019 – March 29, 2020 Reception: August 10, 6 – 9 PM A museum is distinguished by a collection of objects that form the core of its exhibitions, education, and research programming – its permanent collection. AMOCA’s permanent collection comprises more than 10,000 objects including functional, sculptural, […]

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The Artists of Mettlach

Exhibition Dates: Through July 2020 Image: Lucian Payen, Girl’s Portrait, Plaque, Etched, Gift of Colette & Robert Wilson Villeroy and Boch was founded in 1836 when a French ceramics company founded by Jean François Boch (1782-1858) merged with a German ceramics company started by Nicolas Villeroy (1759-1843). The merging of the two companies reduced competition […]

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