Residency Program in Seto city, Japan.

When: July 2008 – February 2009
Deadline: 29 February 2008

This program supports the ceramic and glass artists from all over the world in order to exchange ideas with local artists, which will bring new different perspectives to Seto city with more than 1000 years ceramic history. This program also intends to encourage Seto citizens to encounter different forms of artistic expression through the art and cultural activities. We welcome the artists who have a strong desire to build new rapport with Seto citizens.

Seto City Cultural Promotion Foundation.
Address: 113-3Nishiibara,Seto,Aichi,489-0884,Japan
Tel: +81-561-84-1093 FAX:+81-561-85-0415.
E-mail: [email protected].
Check website for further info

Zelli Porcelain Award 2008

Deadline: 23 February 2008

Dreams and Visions is the theme for the Fifth Zelli Award. £3000 will be awarded for the winnner. All porcelain artists are invited to enter.

International award dedicated uniquely to figurative porcelain.

Judges :- Paul Atterbury, expert in 20th century decorative arts on BBC Antiques Road Show and writer.
Sister Wendy Beckett :- art historian and writer and BBC art expert.
Tony Laverick :- renowned ceramicist.

Please send A4 S.A.E snd £3, for application pack, to:

Zelli Porcelain Award
55 – 57 Chiltern St,
London W1U 6ND

Phone: 020 7224 2114
Fax: 020 7486 7086
Email: [email protected].

Craft Forms 2008

14th International Juried Exhibition, Dec. 5, 2008-Jan. 22, 2009.
$4,000 + cash awards.
Entry fee: CD/Slide $40/Online $30.
Deadline: Sept. 19, 2008.
Prospectus, send SASE: Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Ave., Wayne, PA 19087

The ARtery, Artists’ Cooperative of Davis

Call for entries: Deadline: Feb.20, 2008.
19th Annual California Clay Competition/Exhibition, The ARtery, Apr. 25-June 6, 2008. Held in conjunction with the California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art (sponsored by the John Natsoulas Gallery in Davis).
Juror: Sandy Simonas.
Cash awards.
Entry fee.
For prospectus, send SASE: CCC, The ARtery, 207 G Street, Davis, CA 95616.
Tel: 530-758-8330.
Or apply online.

The 5th World Ceramic Biennale

The 5th World Ceramic Biennale 2009 Korea (CEBIKO) International Competition will take place April 25-June 21, 2009, at the Icheon World Ceramic Center, Korea.

Categories: Ceramics for Use and Ceramics as Expression.
Cash awards.
No entry fee.
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2008.
Apply online or delivery mail.
Contact: Shinhee Park, Curator, World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, Curatorial Dept., 467-020, San 69-1, Gwango-dong, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea. [email protected] Tel: +82 31 645 0580 Fax: +82 31 631 1614