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“Pop-Up Food” Series – December 13

Every Second Saturday of the month from 6-9pm. Join us for the Second Saturday Artwalk to enjoy our new “Pop-Up Food” series.  Each month you will have the opportunity to enjoy local food trucks and pop-up catering.  Sat, December 13, 2014, 6:00-9:00pm Haute Burger Food Truck http://www.hauteburgertruck.com/yumyum/ . . . . . . . ——————– PAST EVENTS ———————– […]

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Adrian Sandstrom Trunk Show – Dec 13

December 13, 2014 6:00 -9:00 pm (in the Museum Lobby)                   Adrian Sandstrom was born and raised in rural Iowa and received a bachelor of arts from Buena Vista University, IA in 2002. He has worked with master potter Hank Goodman and ceramist Ricky Maldonado. Adrian resides […]

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Lecture: Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers – Dec 13

Lecture: Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers Site Unseen Saturday, December 13, 2014,  5:00-6:00pm Free with admission Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers will be lecturing about their work in the current exhibition, “Site Unseen” in the Vault exhibition space.  Click here for more information on their exhibition.      

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Member Appreciation Days | M.A.D.ness – Nov 28, 29, 30

20 Museums & Institutions  | 20% Store Discount Friday – Sunday | November 28, 29, 30, 2014 | 12:00pm – 5:00pm In appreciation of our Members, AMOCA and 19 other Southern California  institutions are celebrating Member Appreciation Days with 20% off most merchandise at their stores!   NOT A MEMBER? JOIN TODAY! Visit | FREE Admission Friday, […]

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Chris Gustin: Masterworks in Clay

November 8, 2014 – February 8, 2015 Opening Reception – Saturday, November 8, 6:00-9:00 pm Artist Lecture – Saturday, November 8, 5:00pm    The American Museum of Ceramic Art is honored to present Chris Gustin: Masterworks in Clay, a retrospective of his forty-year career.   Gustin is from a family of makers.  His parents ran several pottery factories in […]

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Sept 27 – Trunk Show: Alyson Iwamoto

Saturday, September 27 Trunk Show: Alyson Iwamoto  (12:00-5:00 pm) Alyson Iwamoto is a native Los Angeles ceramic artist. Both her Japanese heritage and L.A. roots deeply influence her work. She has worked in clay for 20 years and she has pursued her dream as a full-time ceramic artist for the last four. For nearly a […]

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Site Unseen: Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers (Vault)

November 29, 2014—January 31, 2015 Tim Berg and Rebekah Myers have been collaborating with each other for the last eight years.  As individuals they seek to produce seamless work in which its hard to distinguish where one artist ends and the other begins.  Their work often focuses on environmental issues of social constructions and beliefs.  Their new […]

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HM100: A Century through the Life of Harrison McIntosh

September 13 – October 26, 2014 Opening & 100th Birthday Reception —Saturday, September 13, 2014, 6pm-9pm The American Museum of Ceramic Art, in conjunction with the Claremont Museum of Art, is honored to present HM100: A Century through the Life of Harrison McIntosh. AMOCA’s curatorial department presents an exhibition on the life and work of […]

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Lisa Reinertson Lecture

August 9, 2014 7:00 pm Free Museum Admission 6PM – 9PM Join us to hear Lisa Reinertson, artist in AMOCA’s current exhibition Large as Life, lecture about her work. The American Museum of Ceramic Art is honored to present, Large as Life, an exhibition that includes the work of three prominent female artists; Lisa Reinertson, Betty […]

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Framing Images of the Southwest: A Collaborative Journey of Amado Peña and Rich Lopez

  The American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) is proud to present Framing Images of the Southwest: A Collaborative Journey of Amado Peña and Rich Lopez. Well-known Southwest painter Amado Peña collaborates with ceramicist Rich Lopez. Together they gather inspiration from Native American culture, geometric shapes and patterns, and southwest landscape. Opening Reception is on […]

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