Pictured: Cj Jilek, Autonomy Deteriorated: The Unacknowledged Aftermath (detail), 2023. Ceramic, underglaze, slip, acrylics. Collection of the Artist.

Artist Talk with Cj Jilek

Saturday, November 11, 2023 • 12 –1 PM • In person

Join us for an artist talk in the AMOCA Galleries with Cj Jilek, creator of Systematic Erosion. Gain insights about how the inspiration, concept, and process works for Cj Jilek. The artist will dive into the cultural and social contexts that have influenced her artistic process.

The talk will be followed by a Q&A session, where you’ll have the opportunity to pose your own questions about Systematic Erosion.

Event RSVP

The talk is included with museum admission, which can be reserved here or purchased at the door; seating may be limited.

If you’d like to RSVP, use the link below (it may take a moment to load). If you prefer, you may also register by emailing communications@amoca.org.

Cj Jilek

Cj Jilek, a studio artist and educator with an extensive exhibition record, has worked in the ceramics field for over 25 years. A faculty member at CSUSB, Mt Sac, and Chaffey colleges in CA, she holds an MFA from Utah State. Cj has taught workshops in Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, and throughout the U.S. Her ceramics journey includes wood fire utilitarian wares to mid-range biomorphic sculpture. The natural environment inspires Jilek and informs her animated sculptures and signature surfaces.

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