Wednesday, June 29, 2016

The Art of Drinking 2016

The wood fired katakuchi shown below will be exhibited in "Beakers, Cups, and Mugs: The Art of Drinking 2016". This is an juried international ceramics exhibition being held at Blue Dome Gallery, 307 N. Texas Street, Silver City, NM. from July 26th through September 15th, 2016.

Cold Sake Pourer

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Shapes of Influence

This wood fired chawan, or tea bowl, was recently selected for inclusion in the "Shapes of Influence" exhibition, in conjunction with Springfield Art Association, at M. G. Nelson Gallery in Springfield, IL. The exhibition will run from August 5th through September 3rd. There will be a reception and awards ceremony on Friday, August 5th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

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. Images of the work, installed, can be seen HERE

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.