Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Clay VI

This wood fired bud vase was recently selected for inclusion into "Clay VI", being held at the Kirkland Arts Center, 620 Market Street, Kirkland, WA. The exhibition opens with a reception on Friday, June 17th, from 6:00 - 8:30 pm, and runs through September 10th, 2016.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Working Pots

The two wood fired pieces below were recently selected for inclusion in "Working Pots", being held at James May Gallery, 213 Steele Street, in Algoma, WI. The dates for this exhibition are June 2nd - June 27th, 2016. There will be an opening reception on June 3rd.

Sushi Plate with Kintsugui

Guinomi with Shino

Monday, April 11, 2016

Artists' Dialogue

A well attended opening on Saturday, April 9th for the Artists' Dialogue, in conjunction with the reception for "Contemporary Sake Ware with Japanese and Western Artists", at Lacoste Gallery, Concord, MA. Pictured are Tim Rowan, myself, and Jeff Shapiro (l-r).

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Yunomi Invitational

It is always an honor to be invited to participate in AKAR Gallery's "Yunomi Invitational". Located in Iowa City, its the town I lived in for three years while doing my MFA studies in Ceramics at the University of Iowa. Having work in this show is kind of like going back for a visit!
Mark the date: May 13, 2016...this invitational show opens online at 10:00 am, CST  ( These are the five wood fired cups that I will have available...

Monday, April 4, 2016

Contemporary Clay Biennial

This wood fired "Bud Vase" was recently selected for inclusion in "Suspended Earth: Contemporary Clay 2016", being held at the Western Colorado Center for The Arts, 1803 North 7th Street, Grand Junction, CO., from May 13th - June 25th. This piece represents one of 59 pieces selected out of 174 entries.

Monday, March 14, 2016

National Ceramic Competition

The wood fired piece below, "Bud Vase", was selected for exhibition in the "Twenty -First San Angelo National Ceramic Competition", being held at San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, One Love Street, San Angelo, Texas, from April 15th though June 26th, 2016. This is one of 115 works selected out of 721 pieces submitted by artists throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. There will be an opening reception on Friday, April 15th.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

SAKE WARE: Contemporary Sake Vessels

It is a pleasure to have been invited by ceramicist/curator Jeff Shapiro to exhibit in "SAKE WARE: Contemporary Sake Vessels by Japanese and Western Artists" at Lacoste Gallery, located at 25 Main Street, Concord, MA (phone: 978-369-0278; email:, from April 9th through May 7th, 2016. This exhibition will showcase sake cups and sake servers from makers in Japan, United Kingdom, and the United States. Each artists was asked to send five sake cups and two sake flasks/pourers. You can see the work being shown by the artists HERE . These are the pieces I will have in this exhibition...