Sunday, June 02, 2024

2024 Big Burn Workshop at Sugar Maples Center For Creative Arts, Catskill Mountain Foundation

Bruce Dehnert, Sugar Maples Center For Creative Arts, Catskill Mountain Foundation



JUNE 14-18, 2024

This intensive workshop is focused on atmospheric firing experience. Students will participate in different types of firing, achieving results in a short time. Soda, wood, gas reduction, raku, and pit firing will be explored. Emphasis is placed on glaze/surface preparation and firing techniques through demonstrations, lectures, and hands-on participation at Sugar Mapes Center For Creative Arts, Catskill Moiuntain Foundation our beautiful Nature filled campus in the Catskill Mountains, NY.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2023

2023 NCECA Excellence in Teaching Award

Bruce Dehnert NCECA 2023 Excellence In Teaching Award

Bruce Dehnert Head of Ceramics Sugar Maples Center for Creative Arts Catskill Mountain Foundation, is a recipient of the 2023 NCECA Excellence in Teaching Award. Many congratulations Bruce!

The NCECA Board was unanimous in its decision to recognize educators who demonstrate exemplary standards and promote excellence in education through scholarship and innovation.

Dehnert’s mentorship and support towards young creative artists is highly visible in the way they have continued to develop their individual careers within the Ceramics field. Bruce’s impact in the Ceramics field is profound. As well as designing and building kilns, he continues to have a studio practice that is held in the highest regard by many.

The Honors and Awards ceremony will take place on Friday, March 17th, at the Duke Energy Convention Center, Ballroom B, 525 Elm St. Cincinnati, OH 45202.


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Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Call for Artists - GeoLogic at the Atlantic Gallery NYC


A juried Group Show with Grand Prize for two artists: a Show at Atlantic Gallery in NYC’s Chelsea art district.

“GeoLogic” is the theme for this exhibition of clay-based work at Atlantic Gallery in New York’s bustling Chelsea district. Selected works will explore aesthetic, narrative, political, structural, or personal points of view related to the exhibition title. Potters and sculptors whose work explores issues regarding Geology, Geometry, Geography, Geohumanism, Geomorphology, and/or all things Earth-related are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Visual artists who express ideas through functional or sculptural modes are invited to submit work. Works intended for the wall, ie; tile-work, mosaics, and installations are also encouraged. Multimedia works which are at least 80% ceramic are welcomed. 

The juror, Bruce Dehnert, will award two artists a grand prize of a week-long show at Atlantic Gallery. A printed full-color catalog will be provided to each accepted artist. Curated by Bruce Dehnert and Joan Walton. Deadline 4/20/22.