A Ceramic Continuum: Fifty Years of the Archie Bray Influence

March 12 – May 8, 2005

Dorothy Jenkins and Emily S. Macey Galleries

The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Artists in Helena, Montana was founded in 1951. This exhibition includes 85 pieces drawn form the Foundation’s large collection of work created by the over 300 artists who have resided there. The collection includes ceramics from past resident artists, as well as historical pieces and works from visiting artists, including pottery by world-renowned craftsmen Bernard Leach and Shoji Hamada. The exhibition also includes the work of past directors of the Foundation including Rudy Autio, David Cornell, Ken Ferguson, Carol Roorbach, David Shaner, Kurt Weiser, and Peter Voulkos.

This exhibiton has been organized by the Holter Museum of Art, Helena, Montana. The tour was developed by Smith Kramer Fine Art Service, Kansas City, Missouri.