CWA Mini-Forum in Pittsburgh: Update No. 2

Please see below for update of participants on panel discussion: "Now What Do I Do With My Collection?"
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The day's activities will be held in the following LOCATIONS:

Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC)
2100 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

The David L. Lawrence Convention Center
1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

SCC is a three-block walk from the Pittsburgh Convention Center, the AAW Symposium headquarters.
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MORNING REFRESHMENTS and CHECK IN: 8:30a
at SCC
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PANEL DISCUSSION: 9a-11a
at SCC
"Now What Do I Do with My Collection?" with Suzanne Perrault of Rago Auction House, Tom Riley of Riley Galleries, moderated by Dave Long, CWA Vice President
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ARTIST LECTURE: 11a-12n
at SCC
Betty Scarpino
"Chainsaws, Golden Teak, and Sawdust: My Woodcarving Adventure in China"
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LUNCH: on your own
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ARTIST PRESENTATIONS: 2-4p
at SCC
Christian Burchard, artist
Jerry Bennett, artist
Pascal Oudet, artist
Rachel Delphia, Curator of Decorative and Design at the Carnegie Museum of Art (CMOA), moderator
Binh Pho, honorary guest, artist
Ron Layport, honorary guest, artist
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The afternoon events are cosponsored by SCC, AAW, and CMOA
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PICK UP of AAW registration materials: 4-6p
at Convention Center
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OPENING of four AAW exhibits with WELCOME RECEPTION: 5:30-7:30p
at Convention Center
"Creativity in Construction: A Collaboration of Materials"
"Merging"
"2015 POP Merit Award: Jacques Vesery"
"Steve Loar: Then and Now"

Cost for educational activities: There is no cost for the day's educational activities, but please let us know if you plan to attend so that we may make appropriate arrangements for seating. Write us here: collectorsofwoodart@gmail.com
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CWA MEMBERS DINNER: 7:30p
The Sonoma Grille
947 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Cost for dinner: $55 per person includes 3 course dinner, tea/soda/coffee, taxes and tip; alcohol on your own
Registration and pre-payment required by June 15th.
Register here: collectorsofwoodart@gmail.com
Send your check made out to Collectors of Wood Art here:
Alan Trout
Treasurer, CWA
P.O. Box 12061
San Antonio, TX 78212
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Note: SCC and AAW will co-sponsor an exhibit at the SCC's satellite exhibition gallery in BNY Mellon Center in downtown Pittsburgh. "Her Turn" will feature work by fifteen female artists creating functional and sculptural work using a lathe.

Thanks to Dave Long for planning the morning's program offerings.