Closed Memorial Day: Monday, May 27.
TWFS: 10 am – 6 pm
Thurs: 10 am – 7 pm
Sun: Noon – 4 pm
Galleries always free, except during American Pottery Festival (September 6 – 8, 2019). 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
May 24, 2019, 5:00pmIn its 22nd year of programming, the McKnight Artist Fellowship for Ceramic Artists will support outstanding Minnesota...
May 24, 2019, 5:00pmThe McKnight Artist Residency for Ceramic Artists program, in its 22nd year at NCC, intends to recognize and support mid-...
May 27 to Jun 1, 2019, (All day)Last day to throw, work wet, trim, and work leatherhard for 5-week classes on your class day, May 27 - June 1. All...
May 27, 2019, (All day)All pink chalked work left on the bisqueware carts will be discarded at 12 pm, noon. Not registered for a class? Sign up...
May 27, 2019, (All day)NCC studios and galleries will be closed today in observation of Memorial Day
In The Galleries
Feb 1 to Jul 31, 2019Duck, Duck, Grey Duck is the uniquely Minnesotan name for the childhood game called Duck, Duck...
May 7 to Jun 2, 2019Sales GalleryThis month’s artists offer an exploration of texture. There are the textile-inspired patterns by...
May 10 to Jun 23, 2019Main GalleryOpening Reception: Friday, May 17, 6 – 8 pm In the late spring of 2019, NCC turns its exhibition...
May 10 to Jun 23, 2019Emily Galusha GalleryCurated by Lynn Lukkas Opening Reception: Friday, May 17, 6 – 8 pm Bringing together examples...
Jun 4 to Jun 30, 2019Sales GalleryJune’s featured artists offer to adorn your table, your home, your person. Add a certain serenity...
May 23rd, 2019Northern Clay Center is proud to announce the 2019 recipients of its Emerging Artist Residencies, Warren MacKenzie Advancement Awards, Red Wing...
May 17th, 2019On a rainy April day, teaching artist Claire O’Connor visited Aurora on France, Vibrant Senior Living and Care Center, in Edina for a clay...
May 16th, 2019Janet Johnson started taking classes at NCC in 1991 and has been thriving in clay ever since. Janet says, “NCC is a stimulating place for me to...
May 7th, 2019Not all makers can successfully walk between the worlds of utilitarian pottery, sculpture, and jewelry. Liz Pechacek does and she does it...
Apr 29th, 2019It is with mixed emotions that I publicly announce my pending departure from Northern Clay Center (NCC), effective October 31, 2019. I have...