Galleries closing at 6 pm for private event:
Thursday, August 15
Sunday, August 25 11 am - 5 pm
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
Aug 25, 2019, 11:00am to 5:00pmNCC will be open from 11 am - 5 pm on Sunday, August 25 for Open Streets. Learn more about Open Streets here.
Aug 26, 2019, (All day)All remaining bisqueware left on the carts will be discarded on August 26. Not registered for a class? Sign up here...
Sep 1, 2019, 4:00pmLast day to view August Featured Artists: Jadoonath, Kraemer, Wert. View and buy the work here.
Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019, 6:00pm to 2:30pmCeramic artists from across the country will converge on Minneapolis to offer their wares and share glimpses of their studio...
Sep 6, 2019, 6:00pm to 9:00pmMembers Preview and Confab with the Artists, 5 – 6 pm NCC's Party of the Year! Passed appetizers, a cash bar, and the...
In The Galleries
Jul 13 to Aug 25, 2019Emily Galusha Gallery, Main GallerySummer McKnight Open House: Saturday, July 13, 1 – 4 pm Free and open to everyone The annual...
Aug 6 to Sep 1, 2019Sales GalleryPlease join us in August, the Sunday of Summer, for a show that centers around stories told through...
Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019Emily Galusha Gallery, Main Gallery, Sales GalleryOpening Night Party and Benefit Sale: Friday, September 6, 6 – 9 pm Members Only Confab with the...
Sep 10 to Oct 13, 2019Sales GalleryOn view: September 10 – October 13 Students jump back into school, Major League Baseball finds...
Sep 20 to Nov 3, 2019Main GalleryOpening reception: Friday, October 11, 6 - 8 pm Mario Praz, an Italian-born critic, used a Latin...
Aug 1st, 2019NCC is excited to welcome teaching artist Lauren Karle to the NCC community! Karle spent the last five years living on a national wildlife...
Jul 30th, 2019“I am guilty of romanticizing the past.” Candice Methe’s work invokes a slower time, slower processes, and a slower way of life. Her...
Announcing the Recipients of the 2019 McKnight Artist Fellowship and Residency for Ceramic Artists AwardJul 10th, 2019Northern Clay Center is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 McKnight Artist Fellowships: Kelly Connole (Northfield, MN) and Guillermo...
Jul 9th, 2019NCC is excited to welcome Casey Beck to our teaching artist roster! Beck is a ceramic artist who has a passion for atmospheric firing. Of his...
Jun 27th, 2019Linda Christianson might not know it, but she is something of a mythological creature in the folklore of contemporary American ceramics. She...