Call for Wood Fire Ceramics Images 2011

To whom it may concern:

I am compiling information for a new book titled Wood Fired Ceramics: 100 Contemporary Artists, to be published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd. I am including with this letter a call for entries for the book.

Please post this call for entries on your website and distribute it to anyone who might be interested in submitting work for consideration. I will be happy to acknowledge your organization in the completed book if you are able to help attract talented artists.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at [email protected]

Thank you in advance for your assistance.

Amedeo Salamoni

Amedeo Salamoni
Anderson and Walton Galleries Coordinator
George School
PMB 4542
1690 Newtown Langhorne Rd.
Newtown,PA 18940


Opening Friday 2 December, 6 – 8 pm

The Narrative Knot – Stories in Ceramics; Curated by Gerry Wedd
PROmotion: A special event to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Journal of Australian Ceramics; Curated by Dee Taylor-Graham
2 December 2011 – 22 January 2012
A Manly Art Gallery & Museum exhibition in partnership with The Australian Ceramics Association

Artists’ and Curators’ floor talk, Sunday 4 December, 3pm with Gerry Wedd and Dee Taylor-Graham

Artists’ floor talk, Sunday 11 December, 3pm with Vicki Grima
Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade Reserve, Manly NSW 2095
T: 022 9976 1421
Tues to Sun, 10am – 5pm


The 6th Arte Laguna Prize extends the applications to 30th November for the applications by mail and to 6th December for applications on-line.

The staff has taken this decision considering the large number of requests received during these days by the artists.
Sections: painting, sculpture, photographic art, videoart and performance, virtual art
Application fee: 50 € one work, 90 € two works
110 Finalists Works Collective Exhibition: Arsenale of Venice
Special Prizes: money awards, art residencies, collaborations with companies, international festivals, exhibitions in art galleries
Jurors: Igor Zanti – Art Critic; Alessio Antoniolli – Director Gasworks of London; Chiara Barbieri – Publications Director, Peggy Guggenheim Collection; Gabriella Belli – Director MART of Trento and Rovereto; Ilaria Bonacossa – Freelance Curator; Soledad Gutierrez – Curator at MACBA Barcelona; Kanchi Metha – Curator Indian Pavillon Prague Biennale; Ludovico Pratesi – Director Centro Arti Visive Pescheria of Pesaro; Maria Savarese – Freelance Curator ; Ralf Schmitt – Director Preview Berlin; Alma Zevi – Art Critic.

Arte Laguna Prize
tel. +39 041 5937242 (int.4)
[email protected]

Call for entry – Texas Artists

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft announces its call for entry for “CraftTexas 2012”, the seventh in a series of juried exhibitions showcasing the best in Texas-made contemporary craft. This unique show provides Texas artists the opportunity to be considered for inclusion in major national museum and private collections. The exhibition is open to artists currently residing in Texas who work in clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood and found/recycled materials. The exhibition also serves as a starting place for the general public to appreciate the depth and breadth of art being made in our own communities and across the state. “CraftTexas 2012” will be juried by Jean W. McLaughlin, Executive Director of the Penland School of Crafts in Bakersville, NC; Rachelle Thiewes, internationally acclaimed metal and jewelry artist from El Paso, TX; and Jade Walker, Director of the Visual Arts Center and the Creative Research Laboratory at the University of Texas at Austin.The entry fee for “CraftTexas 2012” is $35, and applications must be must be completed and submitted online via the CaFÉTM system at by March 15.For full details, visit or Questions may be emailed to [email protected].The exhibition will be on view next year from Sept. 29 – Dec. 30, at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft. Three Award of Merit prizes of $1000 each will be awarded by the jurors at the opening reception.