potworks at the alberta craft council – opens this Saturday!

October 5 – December 24, 2013

Potworks

This exhibition is looking for Alberta ceramic artists who create
tableware or ceramic pieces related to cooking, dining and celebration. 
Work selected for this exhibition may include place settings, serving dishes, children’s sets, baking and cooking pieces (bean pot, tajine,
casserole, etc.), centerpieces, vases, candelabra, tea and other
drinking sets.
Artist Reception: 2 – 4 pm, Saturday, October 5, 2013


Alberta Craft Council

10186 – 106 Street,
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T5J 1H4
www.albertacraft.ab.ca

Call for Entry: Potworks

Deadline: July 25, 2013
Pottery
is an integral part of human existence around the world.  As long as
2,000 years ago pots were being made in Alberta.  The province’s current
clay scene features a rich array of classic, innovative and
experimental work by studio potters. This exhibition is looking to
highlight Alberta ceramic artists who create tableware or ceramic pieces
related to cooking, dining and celebration. Help us set the table with
your place settings, serving trays, salad bowls, drinking sets, baking/cooking pieces and more!
You can read the full call here: http://www.albertacraft.ab.ca/acc-calls-for-entry/
ALBERTA CRAFT COUNCIL
780-488-6611
10186 – 106 Street NW, Edmonton, AB

Two calls for artists from the Alberta Craft Council: Discovery Gallery and Potworks

ACC Discovery Gallery Call for Proposals

Annual Submission Deadline: July 15

The Discovery Gallery is dedicated to showcasing new work by
established and emerging craft artists and small group exhibitions. The
415 square foot space is located on the main level of the Edmonton
location and features 7+ exhibitions a year.

1.    Cover Letter
        – contact information: name, address, phone & email
        – detailed description & theme of the exhibition
        – number of pieces/artist in or expected to participate in exhibition
        – time of year preferred
2.    Current ACC Membership
3.    CV – Artist Resume
4.    Artist Biography
5.    Images with Image List
      – professional quality images (5-10 / jpg) of work that will be in the exhibition or representative of the work.
      – professional quality portrait of the artist (in the studio or against a neutral background)
      – the image list must include: title, year created, dimensions in inches, materials and technique
   
Your submission can be sent via
On-line: www.albertacraft.ab.ca/acc-submission-drop-box/
Email: acc@albertacraft.ab.ca
Mail: Alberta Craft Council 10186-106 Street, Edmonton AB T5J 1H4

NOTE if you do not receive a message confirming we have received your submission, contact us.

 

Call for Entry: Potworks

Deadline: July 25, 2013

Pottery is an integral part of human existence around the world.  As
long as 2,000 years ago pots were being made in Alberta.  The province’s
current clay scene features a rich array of classic, innovative and
experimental work by studio potters, as well as prominent clay projects
and educational programs.

This exhibition is looking for Alberta ceramic artists who create
tableware or ceramic pieces related to cooking, dining and celebration. 
Work selected for this exhibition may include:

  • place settings
  • serving dishes
  • children’s sets
  • baking and cooking pieces (bean pot, tajine, casserole, etc.)
  • centerpieces
  • vases
  • candelabra
  • tea and other drinking sets

Potworks will run in the Alberta Craft Council’s Feature Gallery from October 5 – December 24, 2013. 

Submission Contents:

  • Current CV
  • Artist Biography & Statement
  • 3 – 10 Images with Image List
    • High quality images of the work to be presented in the exhibition
    • High quality portrait of the artist (in the studio or against a neutral background)
    • The image list must include: title, year created, dimensions, materials and techniques

Submissions can be sent online, email or mail.
Online: www.albertacraft.ab.ca/calls-for-entry
Email: acc@albertacraft.ab.ca
Mail: Alberta Craft Council  10186-106 Street Edmonton, AB  T5J 1H4

NOTE if you do not receive a message confirming we have received your submission, contact us.