Collecting Clay: A Conversation with Julie and David Armstrong

Julie and David ArmstrongThe Claremont Museum of Art in partnership with Scripps Fine Arts Foundation will present Collecting Clay: A Conversation with Julie and David Armstrong with curator Rody N. López on Saturday, March 2 at 4:00 p.m. in Balch Auditorium at Scripps College, 1030 N Columbia Ave., Claremont.

The program is held in conjunction with CMA’s current exhibition Living with Clay: The Julie and David Armstrong Collection. As founders of the American Museum of Ceramic Art, the Armstrongs share a love of clay that is evident in their Claremont home and in their extraordinary collection.

Visit the Claremont Museum of Art in the Depot at 200 W. First Street in Claremont 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. to see the exhibition before the lecture or after during Art Walk, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The exhibition, on view through April 20, is generously sponsored by Art Braeger, Janell and Randall Lewis.

Make it a weekend of ceramics! The 75th Scripps College Ceramic Annual, featuring works from the College’s renowned Marer Collection, is on view at nearby Scripps College Williamson Gallery at 251 E. 11th St. The American Museum of Ceramic Art, celebrating their 15th anniversary with the exhibition Building a Collection, is located at 399 N. Garey Ave. in Pomona.