Gallery Expo Call

2020 NCECA GALLERY EXPO MULTIVALENT: Clay, Mindfulness, and Memory 54th Annual conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Richmond, Virginia March 25-28, 2020 Application Deadline: JUNE 26, 2019, (11:59pm EDT)¬† NCECA 2020 Gallery Expo will take place in conjunction with the 54th Annual NCECA Conference March 25-28, 2020 in Richmond, Virginia. Gallery Expo will be open to the public with a preview reception on Tuesday evening, March 24, 2020 and continue through Friday afternoon, March 27, 2020. Access to NCECA Gallery Expo will be free and open to the public on Wednesday-Friday of the conference in order to maximize the potential to reach new and dedicated appreciators of ceramic art.¬†Other areas of the conference will require registration to enter. Representatives and artists from participating galleries will be scheduled to make brief presentations that illuminate the process of creation as well as the joy of collecting and using¬†contemporary ceramic works by contemporary makers. The galleries involved create a unique opportunity to experience and purchase works that might not otherwise be available in the conference region. Gallery Expo features displays of unique works in clay presented by galleries from across the United States and abroad. Works in this showcase may be functional, decorative or sculptural, and should be available for purchase by collectors. Up to eight Gallery Expo spaces presented for the 2020 NCECA conference. A committee will select the galleries to participate based on the quality of submissions and alignment with programmatic goals and objectives. NCECA is committed to inclusion, equity, accessibility, and diversity in the ceramic arts. Applicants to the Gallery Expo are strongly encouraged to submit a diverse list of artists reflecting historically marginalized communities, artists from multiple experiences, backgrounds, … Continue reading Gallery Expo Call