2015 Fogelberg and Anonymous Potter Studio Fellowship Recipients

Posted on May 7, 2015

Northern Clay Center’s Emerging Artist Residency programs (the Fogelberg Fellowship, now in its 9th year, and the Anonymous Potter Studio Fellowship, now in its 5th year) are designed to provide emerging ceramic artists with an...

Posted in Artist Grants

Northern Clay Center to Receive National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Posted on May 6, 2015

Through its grant-making to thousands of nonprofits each year, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) promotes opportunities for people in communities across America to experience the arts and exercise their creativity.

In the second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2015, the NEA will...

Posted in Press

Director's report: Summer 2015

Posted on April 16, 2015

While this issue of the newsletter was in its infant stages of construction, half of NCC’s staff were a thousand miles away from our desks and computers, as we joined 5,000 of our closest clay friends at the...

Posted in Director's Report

Jerome Ceramic Artist of Color Residency Program

Posted on April 15, 2015

NCC is excited to announce a new residency opportunity: the Jerome Ceramic Artist of Color Residency Program, beginning in 2016. This new, year-long residency will provide studio space, an honorarium, educational opportunities, and a funded trip to the 2017 NCECA. One Minnesota-based ceramic artist of African-American, Asian,...

Posted in Artist Grants

Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant Recipients

Posted on April 15, 2015

Northern Clay Center is proud to announce the recipients of the 2015 Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grants. The $6,000 project grants will be awarded to:

Brett Freund...

Posted in Artist Grants

Artist Interview: Laurie Shaman

Posted on April 15, 2015

One of the great joys in my work as the Sales Gallery Manager is having the opportunity to get to know the great clay makers we represent in the gallery. There are several artists from outside...

Posted in Sales Gallery, Community Interviews

Director's report: Spring 2015

Posted on February 3, 2015

Happy Spring from Northern Clay Center!! We are excited about warming temps and about looking out our windows to see colors come back into the sepia-toned, wintery Minnesota world; we are anxious to get our...

Posted in Director's Report

Community Member Profile: Steve Basile

Posted on February 3, 2015

Raised in Chicago. Deeply rooted in Minneapolis since 2006.

Years as a ceramic enthusiast:...

Save the Date! 2015 American Pottery Festival

Posted on February 3, 2015

Save the date and join us for our 17th annual fundraising benefit and celebration of the art of the pot. The 2015 American Pottery Festival will take place September 11 – 13. The Festival is a three-day extravaganza that brings together collectors, local and national artists, students of all ages and interests, and clay lovers,...

Posted in Sales Gallery


Posted on February 3, 2015

NCC will exhibit pots in Rhode Island at the conference held by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA). Similar to last year, NCC will exhibit pots from a dozen Minnesota and Wisconsin...