Saturday, June 24, 2017

The Art of Utility

This woodfired sake cup will be exhibited in "The Art of Utility", Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO, August 4th - 25th, 2017.

Guinomi

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Woodfireworks

The following four pieces will be in Charlie Cummings Gallery's upcoming invitational, "Woodfireworks". This exhibition runs from July 1st through July 28th, 2017.
www.charliecummingsgallery.com

Bud Vase

Chawan

Sake Cup

Yunomi



Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Workhouse Clay International

These two wood fired pieces were recently selected for inclusion in "Workhouse Clay International 2017", being held at the Workhouse Arts Center, located in Lorton, VA, from August 12th through October 08th, 2017. There will be an opening reception on August 12th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.

Shizenyu Chawan

Koge Hanaire

Thursday, May 18, 2017

4th National Clay and Glass Biennial

This wood fired vase was recently selected to be exhibited in the “4th National Clay and Glass Biennial”, which will be held at Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA, from July 22nd – September 15th, 2017.

Vase

Friday, April 7, 2017

WALB-TV

This is a shot of Mark Errol and Glen Josey, with news anchor Karla Heath-Sands, in the studio of WALB-TV for a promotional taping regarding the upcoming exhibition at Plough Gallery, in Tifton, GA, entitled "TEA: The Ritual and The Art". In conjunction with this international teapot and tea bowl exhibit, there will be an authentic Japanese tea ceremony, which will be presented by The Japan America Society of Georgia.
My shino chawan is in the foreground, with its wooden box behind.
Here is the link to see this segment: http://www.walb.com/clip/13243882/wednesday-tea-the-ritual-and-the-art?autostart=true

Friday, March 31, 2017

Functional Relationships

These three wood fired sake vessels were recently selected for exhibition in "Functional Relationships", which showcases groups of functional objects that have visual or utilitarian harmony.  This show will be held at New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, 506 Main Street, New Harmony, IN, from April 15th - May 27th, 2017.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Off Center

This wood fired Bud Vase was recently chosen to be part of an international ceramic art exhibition, "Off Center". It will be held in the Coker Gallery at Blue Line Arts, from April 14th - May 27th, 2017. BLA is located at 405 Vernon Street, Roseville, CA.
To see a slide show of the 61 works chosen by Sandy Simon and Robert Brady, click: https://youtu.be/Q-HTcKRHfyw


Wooden Box

This is one of the wooden boxes (tomobako) that accompanied my chawan for the upcoming Plough Gallery exhibition about tea...


Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ceramic Innovations

The following wood fired vases were recently selected for inclusion in "Ceramic Innovations", being held at the Wayne Art Center, April 1st - April 29th, 2017. An opening reception will be held on April 1st from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. WAC is located at 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne, PA.
The exhibition catalog can be viewed HERE

Bud Vase with Blue

Triangular Bud Vase



Friday, February 10, 2017

TEA

These wood fired chawan will be exhibited in Plough Gallery's "TEA: The Ritual and the Art" this spring, from April 15th - June 1st, in conjunction with The Japan-America Society of Georgia and the Georgia Museum of Agriculture. The show opens April 15th, with a reception from 3:00 - 5:00 PM at the gallery, and a formal tea ceremony, being held at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture, immediately following at 6:00 PM. Plough Gallery is located at 1203 College Avenue, N., Tifton, GA.
Pieces in this exhibition can be seen by clicking HERE


Sunday, January 29, 2017

SIP

The following two wood fired pieces were recently selected for inclusion in "SIP: A Ceramic Cup Show". This exhibition is being hosted by the Savannah Clay Community, and will be held at Non-Fiction Gallery, 1522 Bull Street, Savannah, GA. The show runs from February 17th through the 25th, with an opening reception on February 17th from 7-9 pm.

Sake Cup

Yunomi


Sunday, January 15, 2017

Available through Weyrich Gallery

Here is the link to my gallery page with Weyrich Gallery, Albuquerque, NM showing my available work:

http://www.weyrichgallery.com/artwork/artist/LucienKoonce

2935 D Louisiana Blvd., NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 883-7410
vtibbart@hotmail.com

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Ceramics Monthly Article

It is a pleasure to be represented in Anthony Merino's article regarding April, 2016's sake vessels exhibition at Lacoste Gallery, curated by Jeff Shapiro. This article appears in the February, 2017 issue of Ceramics Monthly, pgs. 52 - 55. Left to right: Lisa Hammond, myself, and Ryuichi Kakurezaki. This article can be viewed online by clicking: HERE

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Vessels

These two kurinuki wood fired pieces were selected for exhibition in "Vessels: Interpretations and Iterations", being held at MANTLE Gallery, 506 Baxter Avenue, Louisville, KY, from February 1st - 28th.

Guinomi

Yunomi

Monday, January 2, 2017

Available through Lacoste Gallery

These six wood fired pieces have recently been sent to Lacoste Gallery, Concord, MA, and are currently available.

25 Main Street, Concord, MA 01742
Tele. (978) 369-0278
info@lacostegallery.com
http://www.lacostegallery.com/dynamic/artist.asp?artistid=249

Chawan (w/ wooden box)

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Tokkuri

Available through The Nevica Project

These five wood fired pieces have recently been sent to The Nevica Project, in Chicago, IL, and are available for purchase.

3717 N. Ravenswood, Unit 115W, Chicago, IL 60613
Tele. (406) 360-0164
info@thenevicaproject.com
 

Tokkuri

Yunomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi