Transparency and Closure

at Sabbia Gallery ( in Sydney, Australia, through December 8.

1 Julie Bartholomew’s Climate Scrolls, to 21 in. (53 cm) in height, glazed porcelain, cast glass, 2018.s

Dining by Design: Nature Displayed on the Dinner Table

at Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library ( in Winterthur, Delaware, through January 6, 2019.

1 Dish portraying tulips, earthenware (Delftware), 1670–90. Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont. 2 Plate with butterflies and flowers, porcelain, 1820–30. Gift of Daniel and Serga Nadler. 3 Derby Porcelain Works’ shell sweetmeat or pickle dish, porcelain, 1760–70. Bequest of Mrs. Helen Shumway Mayer. All photos courtesy of the Winterthur Museum.

The Sculptural Vessel

at Clay Center of New Orleans ( in New Orleans, Louisiana, through December 29.

1 Judi Tavill’s Coastal Waves Vessel Ivory, 6 in. (15 cm) in width, wheel-thrown and altered stoneware, 2018. 2 Crystal Nykoluk’s Folding Sea, 9 in. (23 cm) in diameter, slab-built porcelain, celadon glaze, flashing slip, salt and wood ash, 2010.

Reinventing the Classics—Modern Functional Ceramics Based on Historic Styles

at In Tandem Gallery ( in Bakersville, North Carolina, through December 31.

1 Blair Clemo’s mug, 4½ in. (11 cm) in width, wheel-thrown and altered porcelain, underglazes, clear gloss, high fired. 2 Melanie Sherman’s cup and saucer, to 5 in. (13 cm) in width, wheel-thrown porcelain, glaze, lusters, decals, fired multiple times at multiple temperatures from cone 10–017.

Saints and Spirits

at David Gill Gallery ( in London, England, through December 21.

1 Lena Peters’ The Devourer, white earthenware, colored underglaze, transparent glaze, gold luster, 2018. Photo: David Gill Gallery.

Holiday Bling

at Red Lodge Clay Center ( in Red Lodge, Montana, through December 22.

1 Yoonjee Kwak’s Bottomless Pit (ii), 10¾ in. (27 cm) in height, handbuilt porcelain, colored porcelain, gold luster, 2018. 2 Bryan Hopkins’ black cups, 3½ in. (9 cm) in height, handbuilt porcelain, underglaze, glaze, luster, 2018.

This is Helena

at Free Ceramics Studio Art Center ( in Helena, Montana, through December 17.

1 Robert Harrison’s Brickhouse Teacup, 7½ in. (19 cm) in height, collected vintage porcelain, handbuilt wood-fired brick clay, 2017.2 Emily Free Wilson’s Compulsion, 16 in. (41 cm) in height, stoneware, underglaze, glaze, 2018. Photo: Eliza Wiley. 3 Shelsea Dodd’s Spirit Bison, 8 in. (20 cm) in height, earthenware, terra sigillata, oxides, 2018. 4 Breena Buettner’s Yellow Coiled Jar, 6 in. (15 cm) in height, porcelain, stain, 2018.


Topics: Ceramic Artists