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Marian E. Smith Glass Collection Reception & Demonstration of Ancient Egyptian Glass Technique

April 27, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Free

JOIN US FOR A RECEPTION! | The Museum of Art/WSU hopes you will join us to celebrate the Marian E. Smith Glass Collection at a reception which will include a demonstration of the ancient Egyptian art of glass blowing, April 27, 2016. This event will begin at 4:00 pm and end at 5:30 pm and will be held on the main floor atrium of the CUE (Smith Center for Undergraduate Education). There is no admission fee.

This event is honoring student research of the Marian E. Smith Glass Collection, edited and organized by Dr. Hallie G. Meredith, a professor of the WSU Fine Arts department, in collaboration with the Museum of Art/WSU. The reception will be followed by an ancient Egyptian glass demonstration.  The Material Advantage Club and Dr. John McCloy, Assoc. Professor in the School of Mechanical & Materials Eng.; Joint appointee Pacific NW National Lab will be facilitating the demonstration.

ANCIENT EGYPTIAN GLASS BLOWING DEMONSTRATION | To learn more about our demonstration of the ancient Egyptian glass core-formed technique, please view this 2 minute video.

LOCATION | Main floor atrium of The Smith Center for Undergraduate Education (CUE), located south of the CUB and Martin Stadium, just behind the police station off Terrell Mall.

CONTACT | For more information please phone Dr. Hallie G. Meredith at 509-335-7043.

A special thanks to Marian E. Smith, Samuel H. and Patricia W. Smith and the Members of the Museum of Art for their continued support.

Details

Date:
April 27, 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Debby Stinson
Phone:
509-335-6282
Email:
debby_stinson@wsu.edu
Website:
museum.wsu.edu

Venue

Museum of Art/WSU
Fine Arts Center, Pullman Campus
Pullman, WA 99164 United States
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Phone:
509-335-1910
Website:
museum.wsu.edu