Jeffrey Oestreich: Ceramics

Jeffrey Oestreich: Ceramics

Event Details

Date: September 10 - October 10, 2015

Times: Exhibit runs through Saturday, Oct. 10. On Wednesday, Sept. 26, an artist's talk will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the gallery; a reception is set for 7 p.m. that evening.

Location: Eide/Dalrymple Gallery

Ticket Info: The exhibit, artist's talk and reception are free and open to the public.

The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery will present Jeffrey Oestreich: Ceramics beginning Thursday, Sept. 10, through Saturday, Oct. 10.

A gallery reception is set for 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16.

About the Artist

Jeff Oestreich creates his functional wares from his home studio in Taylor’s Falls, Minnesota, a host site on the annual St. Croix Valley Pottery Tour. Oestreich studied art and ceramics at Bemidji State University and the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities. Following that, he was an apprentice at The Bernard Leach Pottery from 1969 - 1971. He has been an artist-in-residence and instructor at such institutions as Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina; The Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina; and Anderson Ranch School of Crafts in Snowmass Village, Colorado; among others. He is a recipient of a McKnight Ceramic Artist Fellowship, through Northern Clay Center, a Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant, and a Minnesota State Arts Board Assistance Fellowship Grant.

Image above: "Bowl; No.3," by Jeffrey Oestreich.

The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery is located on Commons Circle in the Center for Visual Arts at Augustana College. The gallery is open to the public and free of charge. Hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday noon to 5 p.m. Closed Sundays.