Yoshohiko Yoshida Workshops & Lectures

Japanese ceramic artist/potter Yoshihiko Yoshida will be visiting Oregon during the last 2 weeks of May 2011, and will be giving workshops and slideshows (+ 1 gallery show) at the following 2 venues.

1.   Clatsop Community College, Astoria (1653 Jerome Ave., Astoria, OR  97103)

Ø  Gallery show at Art Center Gallery on CCC campus, May 20 – June 30

May 20 (Fri), 6:00pm, opening reception

Ø  Professional Artist and Student Workshop

May 21 (Sat), 9:00am – 3:00pm, CCC Ceramic/Art Studio

Workshop fee:  Students $20;  Professional Artists/General $30

(Ceremonial Tea at 12:15pm)

Ø  Slide Show and Artist Talk (Astoria Performing Arts Center, Franklin Ave and 16th St.)

May 21 (Sat), 7:00pm, free and open to the public

Music by Larry Tyrrell (Shakuhachi & Traditional Bamboo Flute)

For more information, contact Richard Rowland at  rrowland@clatsopcc.edu,  503-338-2449

2.   Mt. Hood Community College, Gresham, OR

Ø  Slide Show and Artist Talk (MHCC Visual Arts Bldg. Theater)

May 27 (Fri), 7:30pm – 8:30pm, free and open to the public

Ø  Workshop

May 28 (Sat), 9:30am – 4:30pm

Workshop fee: Students $25, OPA members $35, non-members or non-students $50. To confirm your spot, or for more information, contact Lynn Horn at Lynn.Horn@mhcc.edu


For more information on Yoshida, you can visit http://e-yakimono.net (an English language web site

about contemporary Japanese ceramics), and search for Yoshida Yoshihiko under the

“Who’s Who A-Z of Potters” button.

A link to one of the Yoshida articles is  http://e-yakimono.net/html/yoshida-yoshihiko-er.html .


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I believe hand-made objects, real food, and bicycles can change the world.

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