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Clay Artist Call for Entries Entry TRISTATE OF MIND Clay Art Center’s 2016 Regional Juried Exhibition

Media Contact: Dominique Mason

Communications Manager

[email protected]

914-937-2047 x 226


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE through October 1, 2015

Artist Call for Entries

Entry Deadline: October 1, 2015



Clay Art Center’s 2016 Regional Juried Exhibition

January 30 through March 19, 2016



TRISTATE OF MIND, a regional juried exhibition featuring a contemporary cross-section of emerging ceramic artists working within a 75 mile radius of Port Chester, NY.   The exhibition will showcase a breadth of sculptural, installation and functional work. 


Juror: gallerist and curator Leslie Ferrin.  



One artist will be selected for a solo exhibition at Clay Art Center July 30 – September 16, 2016.  The winner will be chosen by a sub-committee of individuals highly invested in the future of crafts in New York City:

            Glenn Adamson, Director of the MAD Museum

            Jennifer Scanlan, Independent Curator

            David McFadden, former Chief Curator at the MAD Museum

            Barry Harwood, Curator of Decorative Arts at the Brooklyn Museum



Open to emerging ceramic artists who live or work within 75 miles of Port Chester, NY and have been in the ceramics field professionally for under 10 years.


Application Process

Applications will be accepted online only; https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2713&sortby=fair_name&apply=yes 


Submission: June 5, 2015 – October 1, 2015 at midnight EST.  

Application fee $25.

Clay Art Center is a not-for-profit ceramic art organization offering exhibitions, clay classes for adults and children, studio spaces for clay artists and outreach programs in the community.  It is located in the heart of Port Chester at 40 Beech Street, Port Chester, NY 10573.   Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday, 10am-4pm or by appointment.  For more information or images, please contact Dominique Mason at [email protected] or 914-937-2047x 226