27/12/19 18:12 Filed in: Calendar/Events
EVENTS & INTERESTING TIMES AHEAD!
TILE HISTORY evolves every day . . . Tile Heritage Foundation is here to RECORD it!
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JANUARY 30th 2020 DEADLINE CALL for ENTRY!
Dear Ceramic Artists,
The Call for Entries for the 23rd San Angelo National Ceramic Competition is still open! To apply and for more information, go to:
Entry deadline: January 30, 2020
Juror: Jo Lauria, Los Angeles, CA
Entry fee: $20 for up to 3 works
Cash prizes! Color catalog! Installations, multi-media, and collaborative works welcome.
REGISTER TODAY! . . . see you there!
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03/11/10 11:31 Filed in: Special Features
AWARDED "Best Mural" in International category for Precita Eyes Mural Center Awards, San Francisco, CA Title: "Spirits and Folklore of Ghana"
A community project in partnership with Cross Cultural Collaborative, Inc. Facilitated by: Laurel True with Lillian Sizemore, and Anna Webb with participation by community members of Nungua, Ghana Completed: July 2004
Sited at: Aba House Cultural Center, Nungua, Ghana, West Africa Dimensions: 22 feet wide x 6.5 feet high (143 sq. feet) Materials: Ceramic tile, mirror, pebbles, seashells, glass, and mixed media. READ MORE ....
18/09/10 16:40 Filed in: Special Features
Here is something new! A feature-length documentary about the life and work of Simon (Sam) Rodia and the Watts Towers of South Central Los Angeles has recently become available on DVD produced by filmmaker Ed Landler and Brad Byer, Rodiaís great-nephew.
A jewel of a film, I Build the Tower, is magnificent to watch! This is the true story of Sam Rodia, the Italian immigrant who built the world-famous Watts Towers on a small residential lot in South Central Los Angeles over roughly 30 years beginning in the 1920s. READ MORE ....