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Angelica Pozo Solo Exhibition

Angelica Pozo will host a solo exhibition "Getting to 5: A Quest for Balance" from October 11 - November 17, 2013.

This exhibition will display new works by Ms. Pozo, including ceramics, sculptures, and drawings. The opening reception will take place at 6:30 p.m. on October 11 in the Jean Bulicek Galleria.

Cymb African-Sky (Pozo) Phal Mini-Mark

Paphio Sandra-Bay Milt Ebony-Star

Angelica Pozo, a New York City native, born of Cuban and Puerto Rican parents, has lived in Cleveland since 1984. She moved there from Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she received her Masters of Fine Arts from the University of Michigan. Her Bachelor of Fine Arts is from SUNY College of Ceramics in Alfred, NY. Angelica divides her time between her widely exhibited sculptural studio work, her major public art commissions, and artist residencies involving large ceramic tile/mosaic projects primarily in arts-in-education programs.

Selected credits include: Presenter at Alabama Clay, Potters Council Regional and Tile Heritage Conferences; Instructor at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Peter’s Valley Craft Center, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Penland School of Crafts, Southwest Craft Center; Author of Ceramics For Beginners: Surfaces, Glazes & Firings (Lark, 2010) and Making & Installing Handmade Tile (Lark 2005); and Artist in residence at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, Baltimore Clayworks.

Ms. Pozo has received several awards, including an Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship. Her work is featured in several permanent collections, including the Museum of Art & Design, New York, The Canton Museum of Art, Canton, Ohio and the National Afro-American Museum & Cultural Center, Wilberforce, Ohio. Her site-specific public art is installed at various public sites in and outside Ohio, while her studio work has been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions nationwide. Author of Ceramics For Beginners: Surfaces, Glazes & Firings (Lark, 2010) and Making & Installing Handmade Tile (Lark 2005); juror for 500 Tiles (Lark 2008), her writing and art were also featured in The Penland Book of Ceramics: Master Classes in Ceramic Techniques (Lark, 2003).

For information about upcoming art exhibits at the Beck Center, visit our website at For gallery hours, call Customer Service at 216.521.2540 x10. Beck Center is located at 17801 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood. Free onsite parking is available.

Celebrating its 80th anniversary, Beck Center for the Arts is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization that offers professional theater productions on two stages, arts education programming in dance, music, theater, visual arts, early childhood, and creative arts therapies for special needs students, and free gallery exhibits featuring local, regional, and international artists, and outreach education programming. 


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