Clay, Fiber, Glass and More

by Apr 25, 2024Online Exclusives, South Brunswick

Sunset River Gallery in Calabash will host a month-long juried 3D art show starting on May 3.

Form: Sculptural & Functional opens at Sunset River Gallery in Calabash on Friday, May 3 and runs through Saturday, June 8. Featuring artists from North Carolina and South Carolina, the juried 3D show includes works in clay, fiber, steatite, bronze, art glass and more. An opening reception to meet the artists is scheduled for May 3 from 5 to 7 p.m. Best in Show will be named at that time. A People’s Choice honor will be awarded at the show’s end.

Sunset River Gallery Art

The 38 pieces in the exhibition include:
– Clay vessels by North Carolina potter Betsy Sellers
– Raku by Wilmington artist Betsy Parker
– Saggar-fired vases from Mark Golitz of BluSail Golitz Studios
– Sgraffito by Raine Middleton
– Clay art by Marilyn Kearney, Mandy Todd, Genie Bryce and Beverly Dorland
– Fused glass by Kathryn Turnauer
– Metal art by Colleen Dougherty Bronstein
– Multimedia works by John Rood and Marc Chicoune
– Fiber art offerings by Kathleen Stuart and Megan Laquerela
– Multimedia wall hangings by Kathryn Holliday and Roseann Bellinger
– Bronze wall panel by Debanjana Bhattacharjee

Sunset River Gallery

According to gallery director Samantha Spalti, “We wanted a mix of both form and function for this show. Creativity, artistry and skill were all key factors. I’m excited for everyone to see the show and meet the artists at our opening reception!”

Want to go?
Form: Sculptural & Functional
Friday, May 3 to Saturday, June 8
Reception: May 3, 5 to 7 pm

Sunset River Gallery
10283 Beach Drive SW, Calabash
Hours: Monday to Saturday 11 am to 5 pm
(910) 575-5999