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Calendar & Events 2014

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JANUARY

January 6
Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business re-open for business

January 14
Winter Community Classes Begin
January 14–March 27 (no class the week of 17–21)

January 15

2013 workshops Registration for 2014 Workshops begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register






February

February 1–April 5

Beyond the Brickyard Exhibition Beyond the Brickyard Exhibition
Juried by Tony Marsh
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Saturday, February 1, 68 pm

February 26
Registration for Spring Community Classes begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 14

children

Registration for Children's Summer Classes begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11

Classes scheduled for
June 23–27 and July 7–11



MARCH

March 1
Resident and Fellowship Applications due by 5 pm MST. Apply online now!

March 11
University of Montana Bray Day

March 20–23

Archie Bray at NCECA, Milwaukee, WI
Opening reception: TBA



APRIL

April
Spring Artwalk, Downtown Helena


April 1
Spring Community Classes Begin
April 1–June 5

April 17–May 17
Bray Community Class Student Exhibition
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, April 17, 6–8 pm

April 25
Artist Talk–Richard Notkin
Bray Resident Center
7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

April 28
Archie Bray Foundation Community Monday
Blackfoot River Brewing Company, 5–7 pm



MAY

May 10

21st annual Mother's Day Pots and Plants Sale
Presented by West Mont Farm in the Dell and the Archie Bray
Saturday, May 10, 10 am–3 pm
Join us for kids clay, potted plants, glaze it yourself bowls and raku firing, planters, vases, ceramic sculptures and wood fired pizza!
Free and open to the public

May 23–25

Linda Arbuckle Kristen Kieffer Workshop
Altered and Ornamented
Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

May 23–September 7
2014 Visiting Artist Exhibition
Bray North Gallery
Free and open to the public

May 24

Linda Arbuckle Artist Talk—Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor Kristen Kieffer
Bray Resident Center
Saturday, May 24 at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

May 26
Archie Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business closed for Memorial Day

May 30–August 30
Second-Year Resident Artist Exhibition
Holter Museum of Art
Opening reception: Friday, May 30, 6–8 pm

Featuring work by Bray Residents:
Sunshine Cobb, Lilian Fellow
Andrew Gilliatt, Windgate Fellow
Mel Griffin, Windgate Fellow
Giselle Hicks, Windgate Fellow
Chris Pickett, Windgate Fellow



JUNE

June 4
Registration for Summer Community Classes begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11

June 9–20

Matt Kelleher and Shoko Teruyama Ayumi Horie and Andy Brayman Workshop
This is a Stick Up! Decal Making from Start to Finish
Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

June 12–July 26
Resident Artist Exhibition and Benefit Auction Openings
Bray Warehouse Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, June 12, 6–8 pm
Free and open to the public

June 18

Matt Kelleher and Shoko Teruyama Artist Talk—Visiting Artists and Workshop Instructors
Ayumi Horie and Andy Brayman
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday, June 18 at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

June 23–27
Children's Clay Classes
Times: TBA



JULY

July 2
Bray Artist in Residence Artist Talk Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 4
Bray Office, Galleries and Clay Business closed for 4th of July observance

July 6
Summer 5-week Special-Topics Community Classes Begin
July 6–August 5

July 7–11
Children's Clay Classes
Times: TBA

July 9
Bray Artist in Residence Artist Talk Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 14–18

Chris Staley and Nancy Blum Kurt Weiser Workshop
China Paint: Form and Illusion

Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

July 16

Chris Staley and Nancy Blum Artist Talk—Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor Kurt Weiser
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 23
Bray Artist in Residence Artist Talk Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 26

Bray Bash Bray Benefit Live Auction and Brickyard Bash
Saturday, July 26 beginning at 6 pm
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 13 for tickets or more details

July 28
Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business closed for Bray Day!

July 30
Bray Artist in Residence Lecture Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public



AUGUST

August 6
Bray Artist in Residence Lecture Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

August 7–September 7
2013–2014 Fellowship Exhibitions
Bray Warehouse Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 7, 6–8 pm
Free and open to the public

Featuring work by the Bray's 2013–2014 Fellowship Artists
Chris Dufala, MJD Fellow
Adam Field, Speyer Fellow
Tom Jaszczak, Lincoln Fellow
Zemer Peled, Taunt Fellow
Joanna Powell, Matsutani Fellow

August 11–15

Tony Marsh Chris Gustin Workshop
Talking Thru the Vessel
Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

August 13

Tony Marsh Artist Talk—Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor Chris Gustin
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

August 17
Summer 5-week Special-Topics Community Classes Begin
August 17–September 24

August 20
Bray Volunteer and Membership Appreciation Party
Bray Picnic Area, 6 pm

August 27
Registration begins for Fall Community Classes begins 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11



SEPTEMBER

September 1
Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business closed for Labor Day

September 4–7

Wanxin Zhang Lisa Clague Workshop
Go Figure: Mixing it up with Metal and Clay
Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

September 6

Wanxin Zhang Artist Talk—Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor Lisa Clague
Bray Resident Center
Saturday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

September 15
Beyond the Brickyard Call for Entries Deadline

September 19–November 8
Recent Acquisitions to the Archie Bray Permanent Collection
Bray North Gallery
Free and open to the public

September 30
Fall Community Classes Begin
September 30–December 11



OCTOBER

October 3–31
Archie Bray at the Kolva-Sullivan Gallery
Spokane, WA
Opening Reception: Friday, October 3, 59 pm
Free and open to the public

October 10–12

Tara Wilson Chuck Aydlett Workshop
Imagery, Imagination
Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

October 11

Tara Wilson Artist Talk—Workshop Instructor Chuck Aydlett
Bray Resident Center
Saturday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public



NOVEMBER

November
Fall Artwalk, Downtown Helena

November 8–9

Tara Wilson Robert Briscoe Workshop
Pots: Passion and Profession
Click here for more information

Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

November 8

Tara Wilson Artist Talk—Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor Robert Briscoe
Bray Resident Center
Saturday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

November 20–December 23

Holiday Exhibition and Sale
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 20, 68 pm
Featuring work by current and recent Bray resident artists.
Free and open to the public

November 27–29
Bray Offices and Clay Business closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
The North Gallery will be open during the holiday weekend



DECEMBER

December 3
Registration for Winter Community Classes begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11

November 20–December 23

Holiday Exhibition and Sale

Holiday Exhibition and Sale
Bray North Gallery
Featuring work by current and recent Bray resident artists.
Free and open to the public

December 22–January 5, 2015
Bray Offices and Galleries and Clay Business closed for the Holidays