Ed Pennebaker is FOCC speaker Sunday | Rock Candy

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Ed Pennebaker is FOCC speaker Sunday

Posted By on Wed, Mar 5, 2014 at 9:38 AM

another_penne.jpg


Glass artist Ed Pennebaker, who creates glass chandeliers, sconces and sculpture in his Red Fern Glass Studio near Ozark, will be the speaker at Sunday's Friends of Contemporary Crafts "Conversation With" event at the Arkansas Arts Center.

Pennebaker, who was awarded an Individual Artist Fellowship by the Arkansas Arts Council in 2013, will speak at 5 p.m. and there will be a reception afterward. There's a $5 charge for members of FOCC and $10 for non-members.

From Pennebaker's website:

I see my chandeliers and lighting belonging to a contemporary line of the "decorative arts" that developed from the arts and crafts movement where craftsmanship is of the utmost importance. Striving for the "perfect object" is the goal of the craftsman/designer and working directly with the materials at hand provides the greatest satisfaction for me.

Tags: , , ,

From the ArkTimes store

Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Leslie Newell Peacock

  • No Red Cross number on the wall? For shame, Planned Parenthood

    It would be interesting to know why Arkansas Department of Health inspectors have, for the first time, been concerned whether there is a Red Cross phone number posted in clinics that provide abortion services.
    • Dec 14, 2017
  • No more net neutrality: FCC votes along party lines in favor of telecom companies

    As expected, the FCC today voted along party lines 3-2 to dump net neutrality and allow broadband providers to block or slow upload of websites and charge for certain content and high-quality delivery.
    • Dec 14, 2017
  • Tech Park 2.0: Architects present for next phase

    The three finalists in the Little Rock Technology Park's search for an architect to design the next phase of park development — a six-story, 100,000-square-foot building on the empty lot between the park, at 417 Main St., and the KATV, Channel 7, building at 401 Main — presented to the board this afternoon.
    • Dec 13, 2017
  • More »

Readers also liked…

Most Shared

Most Recent Comments

Blogroll

 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation