The Wood-Fired Kiln: A Catalyst for Collaboration – Springfield Art Museum

Wood-Fired Kiln features the work of seven well known local, regional,
national and international ceramicists whose work incorporates, to
varying degrees, wood-firing techniques and aesthetics: Kenneth Baskin,
Keith Ekstam, Rick Hirsch, Nina Hole, Jeff Johnston, Scott Meyer, and
Priscilla Mouritzen. This exhibit focuses specifically on work that has
been created using a wood-fire kiln and will investigate the character
and dynamic of the collaborations that have resulted from this very
communal and social process.

​November 5, 2016 – March 5, 2017
​Reception: November 4, 2016, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
​Artist Panel: March 4, 2017, 1:30 p.m.

International Ceramic Art Festival in Sasama – Nov22-24th

International ceramic art festival in Sasama offers ceramic artists
and ceramic lovers to have opportunities to exchange their techniques,
knowledge, and artist spirits with each other.
It will be held at Sasama, Shizuoka, Japan through November 22nd to
This year we invite ten artists from nine countries. You can see
their skills and techniques through slide lecture and workshop.
Moreover, you will get opportunity to communicate with them in many
The event showcases pottery artwork of about 50 potters from across
Japan and the world, plus a lot of booths with pottery tools. Don’t miss
the chance – or you’ll miss lots of things that are exclusive to this