Northern Clay Center Events Calendar

Nov 26, 2015 | (All day)

NCC CLOSED in observance of Thanksgiving.
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Dec 5, 2015 |

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Make gifts for friends who are near or far in this hands-on workshop. Parents, grandparents, and kids ages 6 and up are invited to share some quality time at NCC with clay. This event is free, but participants must pre-register and should...
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Dec 5, 2015 |

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Led by Mary Barringer, studio potter and former editor of Studio Potter magazine, this workshop is for makers who want to infuse their writing with the sense of process, discovery, and juice they experience in the studio.  In this 2-hour...
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Dec 11, 2015 |

6:00pm to 8:30pm

Peter Jadoonath received his BFA in painting and ceramics from Bemidji State University. Jadoonath was a 2007 Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant recipient and a 2009 Red Wing Collectors Society Foundation Award recipient. Opening Reception...

Dec 25, 2015 | (All day)

NCC's galleries and teaching studios will be closed today.
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Dec 31, 2015 | (All day)

NCC will be closed in observance of New Year's Eve.
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Jan 1, 2016 | (All day)

NCC will be closed in observance of New Year's Day.
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Jan 2 to Jan 31
, 2016 | (All day)

On view January 2 – 31 Crisp lines and bold colors are a must in the depth of winter. From Toomey’s geometric quilting, to Avakian’s rich textures and hues, to Free Wilson’s playful lines and high-contrast colors, this show is sure to be a mid-...
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Jan 15, 2016 |

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Join us for a marathon of presentations by the emerging artists of the exhibitions Three Jerome Artists and Fogelberg, Red Wing, and Anonymous Potter Artists
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Jan 19, 2016 |

6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us in NCC's Library for a talk by Winter McKnight Resident, Kathryn Finnerty. Click here for more information about Finnerty. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. 

Jan 24, 2016 |

12:00pm to 4:00pm

2015 McKnight Ceramic Artist Fellows: Ursula Hargens (Minneapolis) and Mika Negishi Laidlaw (Mankato) will each give a presentation about her work and development as an artist, and then share two hours of studio time, showing her techniques and...
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Jan 26, 2016 |

6:00pm to 7:00pm

NCC facilitates eight grant programs for current students, recent graduates, emerging, and mid-career artists, all of which are outlined below. Learn about the application process and eligibility at a free information session in NCC’s Library:...
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Jan 29, 2016 |

11:00am to 12:00pm

Bring your friends and family for a special tour of the Three Jerome Artists and Fogelberg, Red Wing, and APS Artists exhibitions, featuring sculpture and pottery from emerging ceramic artists from Minnesota and across the country. You will...
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Feb 5 to Feb 28
, 2016 | (All day)

We will continue to celebrate our 25th anniversary this month with three beloved and long-time sales gallery artists. Jim Grittner is creating a body of work specifically for this show, while Eric Jensen and Paul Dresang will warm our eyes with...
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Feb 6, 2016 |

1:00pm to 5:00pm

25th Anniversary Edition Saturday, February 6, 1 – 5 pm We’re pulling out all the stops for this special 25th Anniversary Edition of our beloved Chili Cook-off. There will be more fun, more chili, and more opportunities to get your hands in...
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Feb 19, 2016 | 5:00pm

Get your application in by 5 pm today for the Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant!

Mar 11, 2016 |

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for the openings of Influenced and Evolved and
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Mar 31, 2016 | 5:00pm

The Jerome Ceramic Artist of Color Residency is designed to provide an individual emerging artist with the opportunity to be in residence for one year at Northern Clay Center. Apply and learn more here.

Apr 15, 2016 | 5:00pm

Applications for the Warren MacKenzie Advancement Award are due today. Learn more and apply here.

Apr 15, 2016 | 5:00pm

Applications are due today for the Emerging Artist Residencies (both Anonymous Artist and Fogelberg). Learn more and apply here.

May 27, 2016 | 5:00pm

Applications for the McKnight Artist Fellowship for Ceramic Artists are due today. Apply and learn more here.

May 27, 2016 | 5:00pm

Applications are due today for the McKnight Artist Residency for Ceramic Artists. Learn more and apply here.

Jun 25, 2016 |

5:00pm to 9:00pm

NCC’s 2016 spring exhibition, Florilegium (originates from the Latin words flos [flower] and legere [to gather]), will serve as the perfect backdrop for our early-summer Anniversary party. Celebrate all things “25” — support ceramic artists and NCC...