Call for entry: Drink This! The Workhouse International Ceramic Cup Show

Drink This! The Workhouse International Ceramic Cup Show

Deadline: November 8, 2012

Drink This! will showcase ceramic drinking vessels by contemporary
artists around the globe. The focus of the exhibit is on the variety of
ways artists explore the cup, in functional, sculptural, traditional and
non-traditional forms.

Juror – Linda Arbuckle

Linda Arbuckle is a professor of Ceramics at the University of
Florida, Gainesville. She is recognized as one of the preeminent makers
of contemporary majolica ware, and has exhibited and lectured around the

Ms Arbuckle is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics,
Geneva, Switzerland, and in 2011 received the Honors Award for Service
to the Field by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts.
Among her many recognitions is the National Endowment for the Arts
Visual Arts Fellowship.

She currently serves as an advisory Board Member for the magazines Ceramics Art and Perception and Ceramics Monthly.

In 2013, she will be a resident at The Archie Bray Foundation, and
teach workshops in Burnaby, B.C., Canada, and Curaumilla, Chile.

Entry Guidelines

Work shall have been completed within the last two years. Mixed media
works will be permitted if clay is the primary component. Selections
will be conducted from images of works. Artists may submit up to three
entries with two images including one detail) of each, not to exceed six

Accepted art work must be available for the entire exhibition.

Entry fee

$25 for one entry, $30 for up to three entries.

(Fee is non-refundable – payable thru Paypal when applying)


Best of Show – $250

1st Place – $150

2nd Place – $100

Honorable Mentions

More info and to apply:…

CALL FOR ENTRIES – MUG Shots: National Juried Cup Exhibition 2012

CALL FOR ENTRIES – MUG Shots: National Juried Cup Exhibition 2012
April 6 – May 26
Opening Reception: April 6, 5-8pm Gail Kendall juries LUX Center for the Arts’ fourth annual National Juried Cup Exhibition. Kendall, a local potter and retired professor from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln ceramics program, has become known for her hand-built earthenware pottery. Her work has been written about in Ceramics: Art & Perception, Ceramics Monthly, and Studio Potter Magazine. She chose a wide range of functional and non-functional ceramic cups from across the country for this exhibition. Download prospectus Application deadline: March 1, 2012Visit their Website for more info.

Call for entry: Cups of Fire – National Ceramic Cup Competition

Clay Gallery: Cups of Fire – National Ceramic Cup Competition
335 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Images – Minimum: 1 , Maximum: 3

Entry Fee (Clay Gallery: Cups of Fire – National Ceramic Cup Competition): $25.00

(per image over minimum): $

A juried cup exhibition embraces a wide spectrum of cup forms both sculptural and utilitarian.

• The Show is open to all artists who are residents of and working in the United States.
• All work is expected to be predominately made in clay.
• All work accepted must be available for sale during the exhibition.
• Each piece of work is limited to 15 pounds and must not exceed 30 inches in all dimensions.
• Work entered should not be so fragile that shipment or public display is potentially harmful to the work or the viewer.
• Work must be properly prepared and presented for display.
• Work selected by the juror MUST be the work displayed at the Cups of Fire Exhibition
• Clay gallery reserves the right to make the final decision on displaying juror selected cups based on technical factors and accuracy of the work as represented in the submitted image.

The non-refundable processing fee for applying electronically by November 1, 2011 is $25.00, payable online at the time you fill out the application at
Each entrant may submit up to three (3) pieces of work with one digital image per piece for consideration by the juror. Images must be of current work and representative of work the artist plans to exhibit at the show.

Cash awards will include the following:-
Best of Show: $500.00
Second place: $300.00
Third place: $150.00
5 Honorable Mentions:$100.00 Each

Application Deadline November 1, 2011
Notification Begins November 16, 2011
Accepted Work Due January 9, 2012
Show Opens January 29, 2012
Exhibition Gala February 3, 2012
Show Ends March 3, 2012

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Call for entry: Fourth Annual Cup Show: Form and Function

Gulf Coast State College Amelia Center Gallery is hosting a juried exhibition that explores the idea of the drinking vessel. The exhibition will focus on the function and concept of the drinking vessel, including its relation to history, politics, craft, technology, utility, and narrative. The exhibition will be a survey of the wide variety of approaches to contemporary ceramics through the lens of the most intimate and accessible vessel, the cup.

Linda Arbuckle is a professor at the University of Florida, Gainesville. Her work in majolica-glazed earthenware has been recognized through an Artists’ Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as a Florida Individual Artists’ Fellowship. Artist-in-residence positions in Wales and the People’s Republic of China have provided further balance of Eastern and Western resources in her works.

The exhibition is open to both functional and sculptural work that addresses the idea of “the cup”. Please submit only original work that has been completed in the last three (3) years. Amelia Center Gallery reserves the right to reject any work that is not suitably prepared for exhibition or that differs from the original submission.

Application Due October 21, 2011
Notification Begins November 3, 2011
Accepted Work Due November 22, 2011
Opening Reception December 2, 2011
Show Closes December 22, 2011
Unsold Work Shipped January 3, 2012

Entry Fee. There is a non-refundable entry fee of $15 payable to Visionaries Ink.
Mail CD, completed entry form, and entry fee to our mailing address:
Gulf Coast State College
Visual and Performing Arts, Attn: Pavel Amromin
5230 West U.S. Hwy 98
Panama City, FL 32401-1041
850-769-3886 | |
Please visit their website or email them for full entry details and form.

Email notification will begin on November 3, 2011. Please be sure to include your email address on your entry form to ensure timely notification.

Shipment of Work
All artwork must arrive at the Amelia Center Gallery no later than November 22, 2011. All

Amelia Center Gallery will receive commission of 30% on all sales.