Beachfront Pottery donates to the “Celebrate” fundraiser at the St Louis Artists’ Guild

Photos and text by Robert Kokenyesi, Ceramic Artists, Beachfront Pottery, Godfrey, IL 62035, USA. On Saturday, April 8, 2017 the St Louis Artists’ Guild hosted a fundraising event called “Celebrate”.  This event was organized by thirteen St Louis area female artists who form the group “Thirteen Squared”.  The only requirement for donations were to be Read More…

Ceramic art pieces in the Catherine Connor-Talasek memorial exhibit

Photos and text by Robert Kokenyesi, Ceramic Artist, Beachfront Pottery, Godfrey, IL 62035, USA. The Gallery of Art at Fontbonne University, Clayton, Missouri,  housed the exhibit titled “Remembering an Artist: Ceramics of Catherine Connor-Talasek” from January 13 through February 10, 2017 .  Catherine was a long standing ceramics professor and teacher at Fontbonne University.  The memorial Read More…

Ocean current changes are modeled for climate change

Report by Robert Kokenyesi, Ceramic Artists, Beachfront Pottery, Godfrey, IL 62035, USA. Ocean currents have long fascinated me, because of the unbelievably huge size of these current, and because of the tremendous effect these currents have on land climate.  The historical evolution of the ocean currents have lead to the picture  we see today.  Because Read More…

Ceramic art pieces in the 2017 SWIC art faculty exhibit

Text and photos by Robert Kokenyesi, Ceramic Artist, Beachfront Pottery, Godfrey, IL 62035, USA. From January 17 to February 23, 2017,  the SWIC Faculty Art Exhibition took place in the Schmidt Art Center.  This art center is located in the Belleville, Illinois location of the Southwest Illinois College (SWIC).  There was only one art faculty Read More…