• Clay Camps!
  • January Featured Artists: Holden, Jaszczak, Riley


Gallery Hours:
TWFS: 10 am – 6 pm
Thurs: 10 am – 7 pm
Sun: Noon – 4 pm

Galleries always free, except during American Pottery Festival (September 4 – 6, 2020). Details here. 

Free parking is available to NCC students and visitors in the west lot. One-hour parking is also available in front of the building.

2424 Franklin Avenue East
Minneapolis, MN  55406

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Upcoming Events

  • Jan 27 to Feb 1, 2020, (All day)

    Last day to throw, work wet, trim, and work leatherhard for 5-week classes on your class day, ...
  • Jan 28, 2020, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Bring your friends and family for a guided tour of Emerging Artist Grant Recipients, featuring sculpture and pottery...
  • Feb 1, 2020, (All day)

    February Featured Artists: Casey Beck, Matt Kelleher, David Swenson, Lars Voltz opens online and in store. View and...
  • Feb 1, 2020, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

    What better way to warm a February day than to taste one-of-a-kind, homemade chilis and vote for your favorite?! We’re...
  • Feb 3, 2020, (All day)

    All work on bisque carts will be marked with green chalk on the bottom. Full schedule of Bisque Cycle Dates...

In The Galleries


  • NCC Seeks Interns and Assistants

    Join NCC for a fabulous and fun summertime clay adventure! Each summer, NCC offers over 15 teaching assistantships and one paid internship...
  • MN NICE: Year Six

    Last November, we celebrated our fifth graduating class of Minnesota New Institute for Ceramic Education (MN NICE). The program is currently in...
  • ART@HAND Partnership Spotlight: Jones Harrison Intergenerational Activities

    Creativity brings people together. It moves people on an emotional level; it makes the mind and heart happy and healthy. It is such a joy to...
  • Coming This Spring

    Alyce Carrier Chris Singewald Visit us in the Sales Gallery this spring for a sneak peek viewing...
  • Introducing the Legacy Alliance

    Happy Spring from Northern Clay Center! We are so excited about warming temperatures, the subtle hints of color showing, and the sense of new...