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Archive | Past Exhibitions

Kent Tool + Dana Gardner

Avian Clay: Kent Tool + Dana Gardner

High-resolution Images • Reception • Shop On View: October 12 – December 29, 2019 Reception: October 12, 6 – 9 PM Dana Gardner, a self-taught painter, has illustrated nearly 50 different books and field guides on the birds of Costa Rica, Singapore, Wallacea, and Belize. Gardner met San Francisco-based artist Kent Tool in 2001 and […]

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Julie Green

Julie Green: Flown Blue

High-resolution Images • Press Release (pdf) • Reception On View: September 14, 2019 – February 23, 2020 Reception: September 14, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm • Talk by Julie Green @ 7:00 p.m. • Artist in Attendance Bringing together over 800 plates, platters, and dishware, the exhibition explores the artist’s longstanding engagement with secondhand porcelain and […]

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Peter Pincus: Chroma

High-resolution Images • Reception • Workshop On View: July 13 – September 29, 2019 Reception: July 13, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm • Talk by Peter Pincus @ 7:00 p.m. • Artist in Attendance Known for his vibrant and colorful works, New York-based ceramist Peter Pincus currently serves on the art faculty at the School […]

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Juan bowl

Juan Quezada: The Legend of Mata Ortiz

High-resolution Images • Press Release (pdf) • Reception On View: June 8 – December 29, 2019 Reception: June 8, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm • Talk by Michael Wisner @ 7:00 p.m. • Artist in Attendance An encyclopedic retrospective of over seventy pieces, including rare early works. Enjoy this exclusive opportunity to meet Mexico-based artist Juan Quezada […]

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Eniwamura

En Iwamura: Legacy in the Vault

April 20 – June 30, 2019 En Iwamura was born in Kyoto, Japan in 1988 with two painters as parents. When applying to art school in Japan, he thought he would follow their path but instead chose ceramics as a medium. This three-dimensional choice allows him to experiment with the viewer’s experience of occupying space […]

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L#1a, Untitled Yellow Vase, glazed earthenware with luster, 23 h x 17.25 in.diameter, Collection of David Kalin

Silver Splendor: The Art of Anna Silver

Free admission March 9 after 5pm • On View: March 9 – August 25, 2019 • RSVP on Facebook “Spontaneity doesn’t happen by accident.” Lucinda Smith, author / writer “[Silver] has found ways to use pottery as a format for exploring painting in the round without relying on conventional notions about how imagery is organized […]

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Susan Kadish sculpture

Building a Collection

AMOCA’s 15th Anniversary Exhibition Dates: October 5, 2018 – March 31, 2019 Opening Reception: October 6, 2-5pm                                                               AMOCA is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Building […]

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Karen Karnes. Pot. n.d

Lasting Impressions: Selections from the Scripps College Permanent Collection

Exhibition Dates: January 12 – April 7, 2019 Opening Reception: January 12, 6-9pm Curator: T Robert-Pacini During the mid-1950s, the ceramics department at Otis Art Institute (then Los Angeles County Art Institute) was a place of artistic vitality and innovative energy. At Otis, Peter Voulkos led a “revolution in clay” by questioning the tradition that […]

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