Striking Gold: Fuller at Fifty
September 7, 2019 – April 5, 2020
Opening Reception: September 7, 2019, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Fuller Craft Museum 50th Anniversary Gala, October 19, 2019, 6:30 – 9:30 pm.
Media Sponsor: Artscope Magazine
Striking Gold: Fuller at Fifty is funded by The Hamilton Company Charitable Foundation, Caroline R. Graboys Fund, Jonathan Leo Fairbanks Exhibition Fund, Gretchen Keyworth Exhibition Fund, and the Joan Pearson Watkins Estate.
Press Release for Striking Gold: Fuller at Fifty
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Gary Noffke, Sister’s Bowl (dog bowl), 2008. 18K green gold. 4″ x 9″ x 9″ Photo Credit: David Ramsey Commercial Photography
Timothy Berg and Rebekah Myers, Site Unseen: Waterfall (detail), 2014. Slip cast porcelain, earthenware, glaze, gold luster, ash, MDF, urethane paint. 10″ x 12″ x 9.5″ Photo Credit: Susan Einstein
Timothy Berg and Rebekah Myers, Site Unseen: Waterfall, 2014. Slip cast porcelain, earthenware, glaze, gold luster, ash, MDF, urethane paint. 10″ x 12″ x 9.5″ Photo Credit: Susan Einstein
Shinji Turner-Yamamoto, Pentimenti #9, 2010. 19th c. Holy Cross Church plaster fragment, gold leaf, gesso, clay bole, animal glue, tree resin. 7″ x 9″ x .75″ Photo courtesy of the artist.
Marta Mattsson, Cicada Neckpiece, 2019. Cicadas, resin, crushed lava, pigments, silver. 10″ x 8″ x 1.25″
Anina Major, Weight in Gold, 2019. Ceramic, gold leaf, wood, mirror. 44″ x 21″ x 17″ Photo credit: Mandy Johnson
Mary Lee Hu, Brooch #33, Orchid, 2010. Twined 18K and 22K gold. 3.75″ x 4.75″ x 1″ Photo Credit: Douglas Yaple c/o Mobilia Gallery
Grethe Wittrock, 7gw Gold Reserves, 2008-2009. Japanese silk yarns, konjaku root starched, various gold yarns, cotton yarn. 63″ x 24″ Photo Credit: Tom Grotta, courtesy Browngrotta Arts
David Bielander, Cardboard Ring, 2015. 18K gold, white gold staples. 1.5” x 1.25” x 1” Photo Credit: Dirk Eisel
Esperanza Mayobre, I cannot connect nostalgia with current reality (Acro Minero I), 2017. Bricks, gold, table. 73″ x 26″ x 22″
Chris Gustin, Vessel with Fold #0826, 2008. Anagama wood-fired stoneware, glaze, gold insert. 28″ x 19″ x 18″