Tomorrow we are heading to Philadelphia for the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference so I … Read More
It is an exciting time to be a ceramic artist! The ceramics field is thriving as access to information and inspiration becomes more available. You’ve come to the right place to see how contemporary ceramic artists are taking the lessons from old traditions and shaping their work for the future.
In these articles, selected by the editors of Ceramics Monthly, Pottery Making Illustrated, and Ceramic Arts Daily, you’ll meet some of the most talented and famous ceramic artists working today. You’ll find out about their inspirations, methods, as well as the challenges affecting contemporary clay artists and potters and see examples of some of the best ceramic art being made today. You’ll also pick up valuable advice on how to run your pottery business from working clay artists who have made it work.
Get to know famous ceramic artists like Erin Furimsky with a glimpse inside her ceramic art studio. Learn how Molly Hatch launched a successful design career with a major upscale retailer. Get insights into finding the ideal ceramic arts job or tips on how to start a pottery business from ceramic artists who have figured it out. In these archives, you’ll learn from both ceramic sculpture artists and contemporary pottery artists, so no matter where your interests lie, we’ve got you covered!
Ever wish you had guidance on how to price your pottery? Are you charging enough? How do you even figure out your hourly earnings? Clay artist Mea Rhee figured out how to price pottery through her hourly earnings research and shares tips that are invaluable to any ceramic artist trying to figure out. Want advice on packing ceramics for shipping, we’ve got you covered! Ceramic artist and gallery owner Charlie Cummings knows what works and what doesn’t, and gives the best advice for packing pottery to safely ship wherever you need it to go.
An installation of busts pays homage to an artist’s classmates of 40 years ago, blending personal reminiscence with historical and … Read More
In this latest installment of our Studio Visit department, Erin Furimsky shares her personal practice and
insight into her career as … Read More
The MFA program at Bowling Green State University prepares students to become professional artists and educators. As graduate students explore … Read More
The mission of the Division of Ceramic Art at Alfred is to educate ceramics artists at the undergraduate and graduate … Read More
The Ceramics area at Ohio University offers an inclusive environment where traditional and nontraditional forms of ceramic making are equally … Read More
Rooted in a critically engaged artistic practice, the
graduate program in fine arts at the California College of the Arts
helps students … Read More
The graduate program in ceramics at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville encompasses the diversity of approaches currently being explored in contemporary … Read More
The ceramics faculty at Louisiana State University
recognizes the importance of inventive personal statements and the
experimentation and exploration of visual concepts. … Read More
The aim of the MFA program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is to
help each student find his or her voice … Read More