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June 10, 2023 | Public Programs, The Studio

Art-Making Workshop: Creating with Copper

Saturday, June 10 | 1pm to 3pm
$30 for General Admission; $25 Students/Seniors; $15 for Members (includes Museum Admission), All ages
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Join Aldrich Educator Susie Buckley as she guides participants through engraving soft copper sheeting to create a landscape work. Inspired by the artist Matthew Barney's Bayhorse, a five-panel series of landscapes made on copper plating included in the current exhibition Prima Materia: The Periodic Table in Contemporary Art. Using stamps, oxidizing, and carving tools, come get inspired to create your own copper work of art. Participants are encouraged to bring images of landscapes they love and keep an open mind as you explore this unique medium!

Related Exhibitions

February 5, 2023 to August 27, 2023 | Opatrny Gallery, Sound Gallery, South Gallery, Balcony Gallery

Prima Materia: The Periodic Table in Contemporary Art

Top image: Matthew Barney, Bayhorse, 2018. Courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery.