Visiting Artist Lecture: Shoji Satake


Apr. 4, 2016, 6pm to 7pm

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium (MSM 133)


Professor Satake will be discussing his sculptural works, his recent research into 3D Printing of Ceramic materials, and his travel experiences. Professor Satake is associate professor in the School of Art and Design at West Virginia University. He has served on the board of directors at the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) since 2005. He is a well respected ceramic sculptor and educator, and his work has been shown at national venues throughout the U.S. and China. His work combines American, Japanese, and Chinese influences in colorful, complex ceramic sculptures. Recently his research has explored the use of digital 3D printing tools to create sculptural ceramic objects using innovative processes that merge traditional techniques with contemporary digital tools. 


This event is free and open to the public.

Suggested voluntary contribution:
$5 for adults;
$2 for children and senior

Admission Information

Museum Hours:

Mondays - Fridays: 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Thursdays until 8 p.m.
Saturday: 12 p.m.–5 p.m.
Closed Sundays and state and federal holidays.

Contact Information

Marjorie Barrick Museum

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External Sponsor

Marjorie Barrick Museum and the Department of Art