State of Clay in Indiana


State of Clay in Indiana
The State of Clay in Indiana is a juried/invitational exhibition featuring potters who have lived and/or worked in Indiana. The exhibition will be held in conjunction with the inaugural Indiana Potters Conference hosted by Purdue University Fort Wayne from Oct. 4–5, 2019. Twenty-six unique and varied forms of ceramic work will be adjudicated, along with work from invited guest artists to round out the show. The exhibition juror is Ted Neal, professor of art at Ball State University.

Invited guest artists include:
Malcolm Mobutu Smith Justin Roth Shank
Sarah Pike Fernie Alisa Holen
Matthew Metz Tracy Gamble
Martha Grover Zach Tate
Ted Neal
Seth Green

Monday, Aug. 26 – Friday, Oct. 11, 2019
Artists’ Reception – Friday, Oct. 4 7–8:30 p.m.
Purdue Fort Wayne Visual Arts Gallery
The exhibition is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekends. For information call the Department of Art and Design, 260-481-6709 or visit our Web site at