september, 2019

06sepAll Day25octCynthia Merrill: Sgraffito: Scratching Through The SurfaceContemporary Art Center of Peoria

Cynthia Merrill: Sgraffito: Scratching Through The Surface

Event Details

Peoria-based Cynthia Merrill creates black & white ceramic vessels that serve as a vehicle to portray stylized sea creatures on the surface. Once the forms are complete, they are covered in black slip that is then carved away to expose the white of the porcelain before being fired.

Opening reception to be held on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, in conjunction with the reception for “Laura Lein-Svencner: Inner Most – Outer Expressions.”

The exhibit will be on view from Sept. 6 – Oct. 25.

Gallery Hours

Tuesday-Saturday, 11 am – 5 pm


September 6 (Friday) - October 25 (Friday)


Contemporary Art Center of Peoria

305 SW Water St #2R, Peoria, IL 61602


Free; donation requested for those attending the reception