Event will take place in Schermer Meeting Hall and is free and open to the public.
For 38 years Lisa Orr has been a professional potter and student of ceramics. She completed an MFA at Alfred University in 1992 and later received grants including a Fulbright and a Mid-America Arts Alliance/National Endowment for the Arts. Her work is in numerous public and private collections including the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, and permanent collections in Korea. Currently she teaches, lectures and shows nationally and internationally.
Joshua Davis is an award-winning designer, technologist, author and artist in new media, and is acclaimed for his role in designing the visualization of IBM’s Watson, the intelligent computer program capable of answering questions, for the quiz show Jeopardy. His work has been exhibited at the Tate Modern in London, the Design Museum in London, le Centre Pompidou in France, the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, PS.1 MoMA in New York, the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum and more. www.joshuadavis.com