ON THE ROCKS
An exhibition of vessels for and related to drinking
Juror: PETE PINNELL
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Call for Entry Available on CaFÉ: August 1, 2017
Submission Deadline: November 10, 2017
Notifications: by December 15, 2017
Exhibition: January 19 – February 25, 2018
Pete Pinnell made his living as a potter for 12 years before moving to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, where he is currently Professor of Art. In addition to his teaching, he has continued to exhibit widely, with more than 120 exhibitions since 1995.
Pinnell’s work has appeared throughout the U.S., and in the Netherlands, South Africa, Japan, China, New Zealand and Australia. Images of his work have appeared in a number of noted ceramic books, Clay Times magazine, Ceramics Monthly, Studio Potter, and Purple Sand, a Taiwanese ceramics journal. An in-depth article about his work appeared in Ceramics: Art and Perception, a noted Australian Magazine, in 2001. In March of 2001 he was a featured artist at the NCECA national conference, where he spoke and demonstrated. He has also been an active writer on ceramic art, with articles in American and Australian ceramic journals, and a regular column, “As far as I know…,” which appears in Clay Times magazine.
$500 First Prize
$250 Second Prize
$100 Third Prize
Honorable Mentions may be awarded at the discretion of the juror.
-This competition is open internationally to artists 18 years of age and older.
-Artists may submit up to 5 ceramic works for consideration. Works may include cups, mugs, tumblers, goblets, steins, bottles, flasks and jugs.
-All works must be available for sale; artists will receive 50% commission.
-Shipping to and from Pewabic is the responsibility of the artist; works must be received at Pewabic between January 3 and 10, 2018.
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