Lynne Lofton (NOC’s Own) got into the Zanesville Show with the piece in the above image! Congrats! The Muskingum County Community Foundation (MCCF), the Zanesville Museum of Art and the Artist Colony of Zanesville, with support from the Ohio Arts Council, are partnering with the Potters Council, the membership organization of ceramists worldwide, to present the Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics, the largest best of show prize in ceramics in the Western Hemisphere. From over 950 works submitted by 368 artists, 65 works (from 58 artists) were selected as finalists to be exhibited in Zanesville. From those finalists the jurors will choose the Zanesville Prize recipient and the other award recipients. The three jurors are Garth Johnson, Curator of Ceramics, Arizona State University Art Museum in Tempe; Julia Galloway, Professor & Director, School of Art, University of Montana in Missoula; and Doug Jeck, Associate Professor & Chair, School of Art, University of Washington in Seattle. The 2015 Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics show will be held at the Zanesville Museum of Art fromSeptember 25, 2015 through January 2, 2016. Also there is a one-day conference in Zanesville on September 26, with demonstrations by the three Zanesville Prize Jurors. Public viewing of the show (September 25, 2015 – January 2, 2016)
Wasmer Gallery, Ursuline College, 2550 Lander Rd, Pepper Pike, OH “The Drawing Show: From Doodles to Digital.” Opening from 5 to 9PM. Participating artists are: Gretchen Beck, Judy Brandon, Augusto Bordelois, Steve A. Bowen, Justin Brennan, John Carlson, Sarah Curry, Dexter Davis, Bonnie Dolin, Gary Dumm, Laura Dumm, Kimberly Grice, Ron Hill, Keaf Holliday, Thomas Hudson, Clotilde Jimenez, Wally Kaplan, David King, George Kocar, Stanka Kordic, George Kozmon, Mitzi Lai, Nancy Lick, James McNamara, Loren Naji, Karen Sandstrom, John A Sargent III, Rita Schueneman, Gerry Shamray, Tim Shuckerow, Ralph Solonitz, Darius Steward, Rachel Strongoli, Judy Takacs, Josh Usmani, Douglas Max Utter, Laila Voss and Jerome White
Zygote Press, 1410 East 30th St., Cleveland 216.621.2900 www.zygotepress.com “Patti Fiels and Ray Juaire-Artist Talk.” 2-4 pm. Talk at 3 pm.
Stephanie Craig and Todd Leech will be participating in the Michiana pottery tour this weekend. For more info please visit : http://www.michianapotterytour.com/