Contact: Shawna Engel
Vice President for College Advancement
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 4, 2013
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis College of Art announces its newest alumni exhibition, Two Dancing as One, by Brin and Dale Baucum. The couple’s sculpture work will be on display April 5 – May 12, in the Alumni Gallery in Rust Hall, Overton Park. There will be an opening reception on Friday, April 12, 6–8 p.m. The exhibition and reception are open to the public, and admission is free.
Brin and Dale Baucum both earned their Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees from MCA in 1973. They have been creating art together for 40 years.
“We are Dale and Brin Baucum: potters, parents, married to each other, committed to our art and still very much in love with all this,” said the artists in a statement. “Through all the years, we have discovered that making pots is much like a dance, much like a song, always with new gestures to add to the tune.”
Rust Hall’s Alumni Gallery is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, and noon to 3 p.m. on Sunday.
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