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Calendar & Events 2015

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DECEMBER 2014

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 20–January 5, 2015
Bray Offices and Clay Business closed for the Holidays

December 24–January 15, 2015
North Gallery closed for the Holidays and installation of Beyond the Brickyard Exhibition


JANUARY
2015

January 5
Bray Offices and Clay Business re-open for business

January 13
Winter Community Classes Begin
January 13–March 19

January 14

2015 workshops Registration for 2015 Workshops begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

January 15
North Gallery re-opens

January 16–March 7
Beyond the Brickyard Exhibition Juried by Mark Hewitt
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Friday, January 16, 68 pm

January 17

Mark Hewitt Mark Hewitt Workshop
Sweetening the Pot

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

Mark Hewitt Artist Talk—Mark Hewitt, 2014 Voulkos Visiting Artist Fellow
Bray Resident Center
Saturday, January 17 at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public






February

February 25
Registration for Spring Community Classes begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11

children

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

Classes scheduled for
June 22–26 and July 6–10

February 24
University of Montana Bray Day



MARCH

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

March 20–April 18
Bray Community Student Exhibition
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Friday, March 20, 6–8 pm

March 25–28
Archie Bray at NCECA, Providence, RI

March 31
Spring Community Classes Begin
March 31–June 4



APRIL

April
Spring Artwalk, Downtown Helena

April 17–18

Heesoo Lee Heesoo Lee Workshop
A Painterly Approach
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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

April 24–May 23
University of Montana and Montana State University Student and Faculty Exhibition
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Friday, April 24, 6–8 pm



MAY

May 9

Mother's Day Pots and Plants Sale 22nd annual Mother's Day Pots and Plants Sale
Presented by West Mont Farm in the Dell and the Archie Bray
Saturday, May 9, 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 25
Archie Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business closed for Memorial Day

May 29–August 30
Second-Year Resident Artist Exhibition
Holter Museum of Art
Opening reception: Friday, May 29, 6–8 pm

Featuring work by Bray Residents:
Chris Dufala, Anonymous Fellow
Adam Field, Lilian Fellow
Tom Jaszczak, Lillstreet Fellow
Zemer Peled, Windgate Fellow
Joanna Powell, Windgate Fellow

May 29–31

Jennifer Allen and Shoji Satake Jennifer Allen and Shoji Satake Workshop
Tea for Two: East Meets West

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

May 30

Jennifer AllenShoji Satake Artist Talk—Jennifer Allen and Shoji Satake, Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructors
Bray Resident Center
Saturday, May 30 at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public



JUNE

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

June 4–September 5
2015 Visiting Artist Exhibition
Bray North Gallery
Free and open to the public

June 8–19

Julia Galloway and Beth Lo Julia Galloway with guest artist Beth Lo Workshop
Céram-age à Trois: Pottery, Sculpture and Decoration

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

June 11–August 2
Resident Artist Exhibition and Benefit Auction Openings
Bray Warehouse Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, June 11, 6–8 pm
Free and open to the public

June 17

Julia GallowayBeth Lo Artist Talk—Julia Galloway and Beth Lo, Visiting Artists and Workshop Instructors
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday, June 17 at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

June 22–26
Children's Clay Classes
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JULY

July 1
Bray Artist in Residence Artist Talk Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 3
Bray Office, Galleries and Clay Business closed for 4th of July observance

July 6–10
Children's Clay Classes
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July 8
Bray Artist in Residence Artist Talk Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 13–17

Peter Beasecker Peter Beasecker Workshop
Pots:A Studied Approach

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

July 15

Peter Beasecker Artist Talk—Peter Beasecker, Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 19
Summer 5-week Special-Topics Community Classes Begin
July 19–August 18

July 22
Bray Artist in Residence Artist Talk Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

July 25

Bray Bash Bray Benefit Live Auction and Brickyard Bash
Saturday, July 25 beginning at 6 pm
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 13 for tickets or more details

July 27
Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business closed for Bray Day!

July 29
Bray Artist in Residence Lecture Series
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public



AUGUST

August 13–September 26
2014–2015 Fellowship Exhibitions
Bray Warehouse Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 13, 6–8 pm
Free and open to the public

Featuring work by the Bray's 2014–2015 Fellowship Artists
Heesoo Lee, Speyer Fellow
Brooks Oliver, MJD Fellow
John Souter, Taunt Fellow
Bill Wilkey, Lincoln Fellow

August 19–23

Sandy Simon and Robert Brady Sandy Simon and Robert Brady Workshop
A Short Path to the High Road

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

August 22

Sandy SimonRobert Brady Artist Talk—Sandy Simon and Robert Brady, 2015 Voulkos Visiting Artist Fellows
Bray Resident Center
Saturday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

August 23
Summer 5-week Special-Topics Community Classes Begin
August 23–September 29

August 26
Bray Volunteer and Membership Appreciation Party
Resident Center Courtyard, 6 pm

August 26
Registration begins for Fall Community Classes begins 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11



SEPTEMBER

September 7
Bray Offices, Galleries and Clay Business closed for Labor Day

September 9–12

Joe Bova Joe Bova Workshop
Cups, Mugs, Goblets and Rhytons

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register

September 9

Joe Bova Artist Talk—Joe Bova, Visiting Artist and Workshop Instructor
Bray Resident Center
Wednesday at 7:30 pm
Free and open to the public

September 15
Beyond the Brickyard Call for Entries Deadline

September 18–November 7
Recent Acquisitions to the Archie Bray Permanent Collection
Bray North Gallery
Free and open to the public



OCTOBER

October 2–31
Archie Bray at the Kolva-Sullivan Gallery
Spokane, WA
Opening Reception: Friday, October 2, 59 pm
Free and open to the public

October 6
Fall Community Classes Begin
October 6–December 17

October 10

Sarah Jaeger Sarah Jaeger Workshop
Making Pots—Start to Finish

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Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11 to register



NOVEMBER

November
Fall Artwalk, Downtown Helena

November 19–December 23

Holiday Exhibition and Sale Holiday Exhibition and Sale
Bray North Gallery
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 19, 68 pm
Featuring work by current and recent Bray resident artists.
Free and open to the public

November 26–29
Bray Offices and Clay Business closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
The North Gallery will be open during the holiday weekend



DECEMBER

December 2
Registration for Winter Community Classes begins at 9 am
Call 406/443-3502 ext. 11

November 19–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 21–January 4, 2016
Bray Offices and Galleries and Clay Business closed for the Holidays