Flower City Pottery Invitational


Exhibition Dates: October 21st - October 23rd, 2022 in Flower City Arts Center, 713 Monroe Ave, Rochester NY

Reception: Friday October 21st, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. in Flower City Arts Center

Flower City Arts Center is proud to welcome, for the sixth year, 19 premier ceramic artists from across North America for a long weekend celebrating the best in contemporary clay. The event includes a special artist reception (Friday night, October 26th 6-8pm) and on Saturday and Sunday there are pottery exhibitions, demonstrations, workshops and talks by the visiting artists. The weekend event is free and open to the public; Friday night reception tickets are 35 dollars. Each attendee will receive a handcrafted porcelain cup to commemorate the occasion .

This is a unique opportunity for collectors, clay enthusiasts and anyone who appreciates finely-crafted, handmade work to meet and talk with masters of the field and see a large body of their work. Whether you prefer contemporary design or rustic tableware, hundreds of hand-crafted pots will be exhibited and available for purchase, and their makers will be on site to talk about and demonstrate their work. For those of you who are new to contemporary ceramics, this is the perfect opportunity to see the range of work being made with this extremely versatile material.

Not in Rochester, but interested in purchasing work? We will have personal shoppers available for 15-minute appointments on Sunday, October 23rd). To secure an appointment, email kwhorton@flowercityarts.org.