Honouring ceramics artist and Professor Emeritus Jack Sures (1934-2018)

Posted: May 17, 2018 2:00 p.m.

Jack Sures at work at the U of R’s ceramics studio. His work is on display around the world, including at the MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina.
Jack Sures at work at the U of R’s ceramics studio. His work is on display around the world, including at the MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina. Photo courtesy of Kyle Armstrong, from the film "Jack Sures on wisdom in the creative process."

A valued member of the University of Regina and Canadian arts scene, Jack Sures, Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance, passed away on May 12, 2018.

In honour of Jack’s memory, the University will be flying flags at half-mast on Friday, May 18.

Last month the University featured a profile of Jack, after he received the Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Fine Arts from Governor General Julie Payette. It appears in full here.