Call for Artists: 2018 Clay? VII Exhibition

Deadline for Entries: Friday, April 20, 2018

Exhibition Dates: July 17 – September 22, 2018

Juried by University of Washington Professors Doug Jeck, Jamie Walker, and Michael Swaine

Kirkland Arts Center is proud to present the seventh installment of its international biennial juried contemporary ceramics exhibition, Clay? VII. Clay? VII explores the versatility of clay as a medium of artistic expression. Showcasing a range of subject matter, scale, and technique, the artwork of this exhibition is both a testament to the enduring legacy of clay and a particular glimpse into the future of the field.

Entry Procedure

All artists must enter through the online application. There is a $30 entry fee per artist and up to 3 pieces can be submitted for consideration. Please submit images in .jpg format according to the instructions on the application. All artists working with clay as a primary medium are eligible. Please contact our Gallery Curator at or (425) 822-7161 x102 with any questions regarding the online application. Late applications will not be considered.


First Place $500
Second Place  $350
Peoples Choice $200
Empress by Victoria Jang

Empress by Victoria Jang

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