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Artist's Legacy Enjoys "Revival By Fire"

When local ceramicist Michael Minick died of cancer in 2018 he left behind more than one hundred unfinished pieces of major proportions.

Thanks to his wife Janie and area creative Steve Smith, the "best of the best" of the work, now finished, will be on display at the Castle Gallery beginning tomorrow.

To gain a perspective on the legendary artist and his legacy WBOI's Julia Meek sat down with Minick and Smith to discuss the impact and scope of this project.

A few of the newly fired pieces from the Michael Minick Collection:

Event Information:

Revival By Fire Exhibit @ Castle Gallery Fine Art, Fort Wayne 
Opening Reception, Thursday May 13th, 2021
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Show runs through Saturday, June 12th, 2021

For more information and gallery hours visit the Castle Gallery website.

A Fort Wayne native, Julia is a radio host, graphic artist, and community volunteer, who has contributed to NIPR both on- and off-air for forty years. Besides being WBOI's arts & culture reporter, she currently co-produces and hosts Folktales and Meet the Music.
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