Tom Schmidt is an American artist, designer, and educator who lives in Charlotte. Tom is an Associate Professor of Art & Art History and interdisciplinary 3D Studio and Digital Fabrication at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Tom was the Co-Founder of Recycled China from 2009 through 2013. Additionally, he taught ceramic design at the Alfred/CAFA (China Central Academy of Fine Art) Ceramic Design for Industry program in Beijing. His Notebook Series featured in Coined in the South uses paper and ink to capture “a sense of permanence” in the dwindling experience of touching pen to paper “in a post-digital age.” Schmidt received his Post-Baccalaureate Certificate at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and MFA at The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University.
This event is part of our new free event series, Live at the Mint. For eight weeks, the Mint is hosting a unique lineup of performances and activities for the local community to enjoy as part of our ongoing Free Wednesday Evening program.
October 23, 2019
Wednesday | 6 – 6:15 PM
Mint Museum Uptown
This event is located at Mint Museum Uptown