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ILLUSTRATED LECTURE: Thomas Schmidt, Ceramics

Sunday, 6/3/2018
2:00PM-3:30PM  
Artist Tom Schmidt (https://www.thomasschmidt.org) will give an illustrated overview of his range of art work which is informed and influenced by ceramics, sculpture, photography, printmaking and digital methods. His work is on view in CAM’s current exhibition "North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship 2017 Award Exhibition". Free, limited seating—preregister online, by phone and at CAM’s Visitor Services desk. Studio 1 and Brown Wing.

Treat yourself and take a workshop with Thomas Schmidt (“Exploring Mold-Making and Casting”) through CAM’s Museum School, register by phone, online or in person. Workshop registration includes seats to this lecture.




Port City Music Festival at CAM June 7

Thursday, 6/7/2018
5:00PM-8:30PM  
10th Annual Port City Music Festival -- various venues
Thurs. June 7 @ CAM -- 2 performances
Emerging Artists: 5:00 pm
"Beethoven, Mahler & Latin America": 7:00 pm

The Port City Music Festival (www.portcitymusicfestival.org) presents its tenth annual summer series of free concerts under the direction of cellist and conductor Dr. Stephen Framil June 3-10, 2018 at various venues. For the first time Cameron Art Museum is the venue for a 5:00 - 6:00 pm public Performance Class by college musicians from across the country selected by PCMF. At 7:00 pm: "Beethoven, Mahler & Latin America" concert, musical selections and musicians include: Ludwig van Beethoven "Piano Quartet in E-flat, Op. 16", Gustav Mahler "Piano Quartet in A minor", Astor Piazzolla "L'histoire du Tango - Bordel, 1900", Juan Bautista "Plaza Fuga Criolla", selections of Traditional Venezuelan Folk and more performed by: Patricio Acevedo, Guitar/Andean Charango/Brazilian Cavaquinho and Venezuelan Cuatro, Kyle Engler, Mezzo-Soprano, Luigi Mazzocchi, Violinist, Maria Mazzocchi, Violist, Stephen Framil, Cellist and Daniel Lau, Pianist. For the complete festival schedule go to Port City Music Festival. Free and open to the public. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.


IN CONVERSATION: Harriet Hoover and Lien Truong

Sunday, 6/10/2018
2:00PM-3:30PM  
Multidisciplinary artist Harriet Hoover (http://harriethoover.com) and painter Lien Truong (www.lientruong.com) give illustrated overviews of their range of art, and discuss their work with CAM’s Chief Curator Holly Tripman Fitzgerald. Their work is on view in CAM’s current exhibition "North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship 2017 Award Exhibition". Free, limited seating—preregister online, by phone and at CAM’s Visitor Services desk. Studio 1 and Brown Wing.

Treat yourself and take a workshop with Lien Truong (“Narratives in Collage and Painting) or Harriet Hoover (“Marking Experience Through Drawing and Collage”) through CAM’s Museum School, register online or by phone. Workshop registration includes seats to this lecture.


"From the River to the Ocean"--Rozalind MacPhail

Sunday, 6/17/2018
2:00PM-3:15PM  
Music and Film: "From the River to the Ocean" with Rozalind MacPhail, flute/composer/filmmaker

Join us for a special screening event accompanied by live musical performance celebrating the past, present and future dreams of the Port City. CAM is teaming up with the Cucalorus Film Festival (www.cucalorus.org) and Newfoundland multi-instrumentalist and international award-winning composer/filmmaker Rozalind MacPhail (www.rozalindmacphail.com) to present "From the River to the Ocean". Collaborating with filmmakers inspired by their personal connections to Wilmington, this special event also features stunning films from Rozalind’s travels across Canada and a rare opportunity to see an extract of the archive film "Wilmington, My Hometown" (1947) held in the archives of the New Hanover County Public Library offering a staged snapshot of postwar life in the city.

Rozalind's multi-layered sound looping and live flute performance accompanies a striking mix of films from historical to social commentary, to create a vivid sonic/visual portrait on CAM's big screen. The screening and performance will be followed by a Q&A with Rozalind MacPhail. Purchase seats on CAM's website, by phone and at CAM's Visitor Services desk. CAM Members and Students with valid ID: $18.00, Non-Members: $23.00. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:
“It‘s easy to fall for the eclectic sounds of this creative mastermind, and you will probably get lost in your imagination while falling.“ (Rock Eden Magazine)

Innovative Gemeinhardt Artist/Clinician, Rozalind MacPhail recently took home an East Coast Music Award for Electronic Recording of the Year and MusicNL’s Female Artist of the Year. One of the world’s leaders in flute looping and live film scoring, this classically-trained flutist blends effected flute, electronics, voice, omnichord, field recordings and silent film through Ableton Live. MacPhail creates music for film and live performance and has released several albums of original work. She explores new ways to combine image and sound, in works that speak honestly of place, person and the human experience.

Additional Links:

Feature on "From The River To The Ocean" in "The Flute Examiner": http://bit.ly/FluteExaminerRM
Rozalind MacPhail’s TEDx performance: https://youtu.be/7P8sIvHo4mA
and ‘THE GAZE’ – Short film featuring archive footage of Wilmington: http://bit.ly/TheGazeRM



Concert: Mark Teachey--Music of Peter, Paul & Mary

Thursday, 6/21/2018
6:30PM-7:45PM  
Concerts @ CAM series: The Music of Peter, Paul and Mary Featuring Mark Teachey

Mark Teachey (www.markteacheymusic.com) grew up listening to Peter, Paul & Mary’s music, an American folk group who became one of the most popular singing groups of the 1960's and 1970's. Their three-part harmonies were unmistakable, and many of their hit songs have become timeless classic. Teachey's clear, clean finger picking acoustic guitar style is reminiscent of their sound, and perfectly complements his pure, melodic tenor vocals. He makes the great Peter, Paul & Mary songs come alive all over again. The program will include images and fascinating facts about some of the songs he performs including: "Leaving on a Jet Plane", “Blowin In The Wind", “Puff The Magic Dragon", and more. Bring family and friends to enjoy an evening with Mark Teachey as he pays tribute to artists who may have been part of the soundtrack of your life. Purchase seats on CAM’s website: www.cameronartmuseum.org, by phone and at the door. CAM Members and Students with valid college ID: $12.00, Non-Members: $17.00. Weyerhaeuser Reception Hall.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:

Mark Teachey is a singer, guitarist and songwriter who has been playing guitar since the age of nine and has been heavily influenced by the music of Jim Croce, James Taylor, John Denver and other artists of the 1960’s and 70’s. Mark is an acoustic fingerpicker style guitarist and particularly enjoys ballads. He is an Associate Pastor for Senior Adults at Winter Park Baptist Church in Wilmington.

Kids @ CAM - Artist Harriet Hoover

Saturday, 6/23/2018
11:00AM-2:00PM  
Come meet and work with an artist currently on display at the Cameron Art Museum!
Guest artist Harriet Hoover will teach us how to make Iridescent Light Catchers. She will show us how to create these colorful and unique artworks that families can make together and take home. Harriet is one of the artists in CAM's current "North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship 2017 Award Exhibition" and will lead families through ‘mini-tours’ of her artwork. Don’t miss this day of creativity and imagination! Kids @ CAM is fun for all ages! Parental supervision required at all times.No pre-registration necessary. Suggested donation: $5.00 per child.