Ebitenyefa Baralaye Creates Work for Ex-tend Ex-cess
August 9, 2022
Ceramics studio, Center for the Arts, CA3012. Towson University
Link to register: https://towson.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eIEMLfOod44B4pM
For ages 16 +. Reservations are required. The event is free, but slots are limited.
Students will assist the artist to create a series of four panels in clay for the Ex-tend Ex-cess exhibition that opens on August 26 in the Center for the Arts Gallery. Ebitenyefa Baralaye is a ceramicist, sculptor, and designer. His work explores cultural, spiritual, and material translations of form/objects, text, and symbols interpreted through a diaspora lens and abstracted around the aesthetics of craft and design. Baralaye received a BFA in Ceramics from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA in Ceramics from the Cranbrook Academy of Art. Baralaye was an Emerging Artists Program recipient at the Museum of the African Diaspora in 2017 and an AICAD Teaching Fellow at the San Francisco Art Institute from 2016 to 2018. He is currently an Assistant Professor and Section Head of Ceramics at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit.Learn More