Opportunity: ACC Potworks (Today is the Day!)

Potworks, Today is the Day
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Deadline: July 25, 2013

Pottery is an integral part of human existence around the world. As long as 2,000 years ago pots were being made in Alberta. The province’s current clay scene features a rich array of classic, innovative and experimental work by studio potters, as well as prominent clay projects and educational programs.

This exhibition is looking for Alberta ceramic artists who create tableware or ceramic pieces related to cooking, dining and celebration. Work selected for this exhibition may include:

  • place settings
  • serving dishes
  • children’s sets
  • baking and cooking pieces (bean pot, tajine, casserole, etc.)
  • centerpieces
  • vases
  • candelabra
  • tea and other drinking sets

Potworks will run in the Alberta Craft Council’s Feature Gallery from October 5 – December 24, 2013.

Submission Contents:

  • Current CV
  • Artist Biography & Statement
  • 3 – 10 Images with Image List
  • High quality images of the work to be presented in the exhibition
  • High quality portrait of the artist (in the studio or against a neutral background)
  • The image list must include: title, year created, dimensions, materials and techniques

Submissions can be sent online, email or mail.
Online: www.albertacraft.ab.ca/calls-for-entry
Email: acc@albertacraft.ab.ca
Mail: Alberta Craft Council 10186-106 Street Edmonton, AB T5J 1H4

Opportunity: BCPG 12/01/15 Upload

Your’s truly and fellow potter Shannon Merritt have been hard at work scouring the internet on behalf of the BC Potter’s Guild. We are the new go to gals bringing news of various opportunities to BC Guild members. Just go the Guild’s website and click on what’s on (as seen below) there choose from Special Events, Studio Sales, Exhibitions, Lectures, Conferences and Calls for Entry to name a few!

All month we have been collecting and compiling… and next month we’ll be collecting and compiling… and the month after that we’ll be collecting and compiling….

We update the site on the 1st and 15th each month, so make sure and keep informed! There are tons of opportunities waiting for you.

Not to mention all the links to pretty pretty websites and work…

For example Medalta’s residency campaign….

Go forth and click on links!