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Dayton Art Institute presents: CREATIVE NATURE

he Dayton Art Institute will present a special screening of the documentary film Creative Nature, highlighting the life and work of William Morris, on Friday, June 26, in the museum’s NCR Renaissance Auditorium.

The film’s director, John Andres, will introduce the film at 6:45 p.m., and the screening will begin at 7 p.m.

Creative Nature is the only existing feature-length documentary film about William Morris. Director John Andres and his crew gained unprecedented access, giving viewers a rare and intimate glimpse into the life, work and adventurous spirit of Morris.

The film explores Morris’ career from its beginnings at the age of 19, when he arrived at Pilchuck Glass School, through his surprising retirement announcement at the age of 49. Admission is 90 cents for museum members and $5 for non-members.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Visitor Services Desk at The Dayton Art Institute during regular museum hours, by calling 937-223-5277, ext. 111, or online at www.daytonartinstitute.org. Tickets purchased by phone or online will be held at Will Call for pickup.