NCC and the Phipps

Posted on October 16, 2013

Northern Clay Center and The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, Wisconsin, join forces on a three-year exhibition partnership aimed at increasing the...

Director's Report

Posted on September 30, 2013

Fall at Northern Clay Center continues our tradition of educating the public on a variety of genres of work, techniques possible within the medium, and delights of working with this material. As much of the population gears up for another year or semester of learning, we invite our “students” of all ages and interests to grab their notebooks...

Spotlight on: Guillermo Cuellar

Posted on September 30, 2013

Guillermo Cuillar bowl from his high fire reduction kiln...

Posted in Sales Gallery, Community Interviews

Chris Scott, Studio Artist

Posted on September 30, 2013

Community Member Profile

Hometown: St. Paul, Minnesota (or as she often refers to it, San Pablo)

Years as a ceramic artist: 11

Chris has...

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McKnight Resident Artist: Ann-Charlotte Ohlsson

Posted on September 30, 2013

We are pleased to welcome back Ann-Charlotte Ohlsson to the Clay Center during October, November, and December. Ohlsson was last at NCC, in 2004, as an assistant to Nina Hole. Ohlsson currently lives and works in Rønne on...

Posted in Artist Grants

2013 Fogelberg and APS Recipients

Posted on June 20, 2013

The Fogelberg Fellowship, now in its 7th year, and the Anonymous Potter Studio Fellowship, in the midst of its 3rd year, are designed to provide emerging ceramic artists, in particularly potters, an opportunity to be in residence for one year at the Northern Clay Center, where they can develop their own work as well as exchange ideas and...

Posted in Artist Services, Artist Grants

2013 McKnight Artists Announced

Posted on May 31, 2013

Northern Clay Center congratulates the recipients of the 2013 McKnight Artist Fellowships and Residencies for Ceramic Artists. Recipients of $25,000 fellowship awards are Keisuke Mizuno (Robbinsdale) and Kimberlee Joy Roth (Minneapolis). Recipients of $6,000 residency awards are Claudia Alvarez...

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2013 Jerome Recipients Announced

Posted on April 1, 2013

Northern Clay Center announced today the names of three Minnesota artists who each received 2013 Jerome Ceramic Artists Project Grants. $6,000 was awarded to each of the following artists: Michael Arnold (Minneapolis), Karen McPherson (Minneapolis), and Ginny Sims (Minneapolis)


Posted in Artist Services, Artist Grants

Matt Krousey

Posted on February 18, 2013

Matthew Krousey has worn many hats at Northern Clay Center over the past 4 years: studio fellowship recipient, teacher, gallery and exhibitions assistant, studio artist, and more. As of January 2013, Matt is a new addition to NCC’s sales gallery. Throughout his tenure in these many positions, he has also served steadily in the military. Gallery...

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Kate Maury

Posted on July 30, 2012

“Somebody recently called my work ‘eye candy’ and I find that liberating….Why not create a visual crescendo?!”

Two years ago, Kate Maury was making cups and bowls out of highfire porcelain.  Then, at the age of 47, she got to the point where she wanted to “toss pre-conceived notions and habits to the wind.  I grew up near the...

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