Art opening reception: Miniature by Jessica Dupuis


Jessica Dupuis, a former artist-in-residence with the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft and currently residing in Chapel Hill, N.C, will be debuting new work. The ceramic works featured in this exhibition are composed of slip and discarded materials such as newspaper, card and gift boxes. This exhibition is in conjunction with the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA).

Dupuis received her MFA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2010, and her BFA with a concentration in ceramics and print media from Alfred University in 2007. Dupuis exhibits her work regionally and nationally. She is a recipient of the International Sculpture Center's 2010 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award and a 2012-13 Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artists Grant from the Durham Arts Council.

Also on view at Gallery 1724 during this exhibition is Skin Embellished with the work of Margaret Meehan, Julie Moon, Linda Lopez and Lindsay Pichaske.

On view through May 31.



The Kenmore - Gallery 1724
1724 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005


Admission is free.
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