Lux Art Institute is redefining the museum experience to make art more accessible and personally meaningful. At Lux, you don’t just see finished works of art; you see the artistic process firsthand, observing internationally recognized artists in a working studio environment.
Lux Art Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Thursday and Friday: 1:00pm–5:00pm
Monday through Friday: 9:00am–5:00pm
This class is an exciting opportunity for young artists to engage deeply with Lux's residency program. Class size is small (capped at 10 students) to ensure deep engagement with the material. Inspired by the work of our Artist-in-Residence, our Kids-in-Residence are guided in creating a range of art projects in dialogue with the body of work on exhibition. Space is limited to 10 students in both sections. Be sure to register early!
Session 1: Francis Upritchard
January 24, 31
February 7, 14, 21, 28
Session 2: Gabrielle Bakker
March 7, 14, 21, 28
April 18, 25
If registering more than one student, please complete one form per student.
If you have any questions about registration, please contact our education team at email@example.com or by calling 760-436-6611 x205.
Be the first to see the work of Francis Upritchard and meet the artist at the opening reception.
6pm to 7pm- Members Preview with free valet, hors d'oeuvres, light refreshments & entertainment.
7pm to 9pm- Public Opening with live music, drinks and mingling in the Artist Pavilion.
Please use the link to RSVP for the event, or, for new members, to process membership and confirm your attendance. Lux relies on annual membership to support its innovative residency program, exhibitions, and educational programming.
Other event highlights to enjoy:
-Drinks and light refreshments
-New items in the Lux store (Lux Local Members receive 10% discount)
Learn the essentials of creating functional ceramics on a potter's wheel. Whether you are new to ceramics or a professional artist looking to further your practice, visiting artist Ryan Gray will take an individualized approach to teaching all aspects of wheel throwing including form making, trimming, altering, assembling, and glazing. This course will help in promoting access and understanding to the importance of ceramic arts while encouraging exploration and self-expression within a supportive and inspiring artistic community.
Instructor will provide a materials list on the first day of class. The course includes instruction, a 25 lb bag of clay, glazes, firings and two additional hours of open studio time per class session. Limited to 10 students per section.
Mondays, January 29, February 5, 12, 26, March 5, 12, 19, 26.
(No class February 19)
Open Studio: Monday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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