Ebitenyefa Baralaye: Material Lives

Ebitenyefa Baralaye: Material Lives

Date/Time
Date(s) - October 15, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Ebitenyefa Baralaye is a ceramicist, sculptor, and designer. His work explores translations of form/objects, text, patterns, and symbols interpreted through a diaspora lens and abstracted around the aesthetics of craft and design. Baralaye will discuss his work and the cultural, spiritual, and experiential dynamics that activate form and materials as vehicles for living narratives. Baralaye received a BFA in Ceramics from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA in Ceramics from the Cranbrook Academy of Art. He is currently an Assistant Professor and Section Head of Ceramics at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit.

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Ebitenyefa Baralaye
Stacked Tubes, 2018
Stoneware and Muslin

Art Building – Room 133
October 15, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm