Midland Business Alliance
Yes We Can! Luncheon in Honor of Russell Thayer (85) Artist, Educator
Name: Yes We Can! Luncheon in Honor of Russell Thayer (85) Artist, Educator
Date: March 22, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
Friday, March 22 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. $30 (RSVP required by March 18. Space is limited.) Russell Thayer is an artist who creates sculpture in cast bronze, brass, aluminum and steel. Each piece, whether personal or a public collaboration, showcases his love of architecture, sculpture, dance, poetry and history. His long career as an artist and educator is distinguished by numerous works in public and private collections. An educator for 48 years, Russell served as Professor of Art History, Sculpture and Drawing at Delta College, followed by 15 years as a professor of art at the University of Michigan. He received his M.F.A from the Instituto Allende, San Miguel d’Allende, Mexico, an M.A. in sculpture and B.S. in Design from the University of Michigan, and a C.C. in Industrial Design from the Royal College of Art in London. Friday, March 22 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. $30 Yes We Can! luncheon soirees honor artists, scientists, scholars, and community Leaders. All are catered by NADA. Reservations are required by calling Creative 360 at 989-837-1885 or registering online no later than March 18.