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Joan Takayama-Ogawa: Climate Change

January 14 – April 2, 2017 Warmer ocean temperatures prompted bleaching events of the world’s coral reef habitats, turning healthy colorful coral into weakened ghostly white coral, which is susceptible to disease and death. These changes are visual warnings of thermal stress caused by global climate change and are referred to as the “canary in […]

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Recorded Matter: Ceramics in Motion

Exhibition Dates: October 8, 2016 – February 26, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, October 8, 2016, 5:00-8:00pm Garth Johnson, Curator’s Talk: Saturday, October 8, 2016, 6:00-7:00pm Opening Reception and Lecture are free and open to the public. Cheyenne Chapman Rudolph, Personal Pea Eater, Still from video. Image courtesy of the artist. Recorded Matter: Ceramics in Motion, […]

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Alison Petty Ragguette: OUTCAST

Exhibition Dates: September 10 – October 30, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, September 10, 5:00-8:00pm Free and open to the public. Lunch & Lecture: Saturday, October 13, 2016, 1:00-2:00pm Free with museum admission.                                   Alison Petty Ragguette, Lost Marbles Trophy […]

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AMOCA Ceramic Annual: Biomorphic

                          October 8 – November 27, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, October 8th, 6:00-9:00pm The American Museum of Ceramic Art is proud to announce its inaugural AMOCA Ceramics Juried Annual. The theme for 2016 is biomorphism and highlights current trends of biomorphic exploration in […]

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Dirk Staschke: Nature Morte

Exhibition Dates: April 9-September 18, 2016   The American Museum of Ceramic Art is proud to present Dirk Staschke: Nature Morte, an exhibition of transgressive and lavish sculptures inspired by the unsettling and beautiful Flemish and Dutch Vanitas still-life paintings of the 16th and 17th centuries. These works offer a stunning commentary on contemporary craving, […]

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John Conrad: The Dichroic Effect

Exhibition Dates: July 9 – September 4, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, July 9, 5:00-8:00pm                                 Image: John Conrad, Vase, dichroic porcelain The American Museum of Ceramic Art is proud to present John Conrad: The Dichroic Effect. Combining the centuries old […]

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Wendy Thoreson: Wrought Clay

Exhibition Dates: July 9 – August 28, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, July 9, 5:00-8:00pm                             Image: Wendy Thoreson, ceramic The American Museum of Ceramic Art is proud to present Wendy Thoreson: Wrought Clay. Thoreson began her career as a functional potter. In […]

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