Fusion/Fireworks 2012

May 4 – June 30, 2012

‘Fireworks 2011’, the biennial juried travelling exhibition of FUSION: The Ontario Clay and Glass Association, that has come to symbolize the best in contemporary clay and glass by members, will be presented in concert with the FUSION AGM and Conference May 27, 2011 at the Ontario Crafts Council Gallery in Toronto.

FUSION’S mission to promote excellence in clay and glass is fulfilled through the Fireworks exhibitions. Since 1975, the notable or award winning have been purchased by FUSION for the FUSION Permanent Collection, housed at and on permanent loan to the Burlington Art Centre.

Jurors Gloria Hickey, contemporary craft writer, curator and former editor of FUSION Magazine, Bruce Cochrane, internationally acclaimed ceramic artist and former Professor of Ceramics at Sheridan College for over 30 years, and Chris Gustin, former Professor of Ceramics, University of Massachusetts, founder of Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Maine, and principal of Gustin Ceramics Tile Production will award 10 prizes.