Presentation on 3D Printing at Way Library

Posted: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by: Rose Mills | Category: Education


On Tuesday, May 5th at 7 pm, Way Library welcomes Tom Muir for a presentation on 3D printing. Mr. Muir will discuss how 3D printing works, provide an overview of its applications, and display samples of printed objects. The library will be hosting a 3D printer for the month of May.
Tom Muir is Distinguished Research Professor at Bowling Green State University, where he is head of the Jewelry and Metalsmithing area in the School of Art. He received his MFA from Indiana University, Bloomington, and his BFA degree from Georgia State University in Atlanta. Mr. Muir has lectured and taught widely, holding positions at universities and craft schools around the country. His award-winning work has been published and exhibited extensively in art, craft and design exhibitions, in which he has received 12 best of show or first place awards. Collections include the Art Institute of Chicago, Renwick Gallery of the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution and The White House Collection of American Crafts, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. He is the recipient of an Arts Midwest/National Endowment for the Arts Regional Artist Fellowship, Michigan Council for the Arts Fellowship, and numerous Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship Awards. In 2009, Tom received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Ohio Designer Craftsmen for having made a major contribution to craft in Ohio.
This program is free and open to the public; refreshments will be served.


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