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Annie Morhauser

“Kicking and Screaming from Art School to Incorporation”
Friday, May 13, 2011 - 1:00am
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)
Presented by: 
Art Dept.
Arts Division

A free public lecture by Annie Morhauser of fine art glass company Annieglass, part of the Creativity+Innovation series.

Hear how Annie Morhouser took an art school idea and turned it into a multi-million dollar empire while maintaining the integrity of her craft.  Learn how she made creativity and innovation the driving force of her artisan-run company in order to compete against multi-national coprorations for the last 28 years.  She tells the story of her success with disbelief, humor, and gratitude for a creative life.


This presentation is part of the series of free, public lectures in the Dean's Lecture Series entitled "Creativity and Innovation" (part of the course Art 80V: "Issues and Artists" taught by Associate Professor Lewis Watts). Arts Division Dean David Yager has selected nine speakers, all noted for their unique ability to bridge innovation and creativity within their professional career paths. The public is cordially invited. Admission is free. Parking $3.


Lectures scheduled Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. through June 2 in the Media Theater. 


Sponsored by the UCSC Division of the Arts and the UCSC Art Department 

The Media Theater is the lecture hall located next to the traffic circle in front of the Mainstage Theater at UCSC.