Texas Clay Arts Association is a communication network for clay artists, craftspeople and enthusiasts in Texas.

2018 Six Pack Show
Join us as we celebrate our 20th year! 

April 20th - 22nd  
Coop Gallery
San Angelo, TX

Reception: Friday, April 20th, 6-9pm

Gallery Talk: Six Pack Show & Narrative Offerings
Saturday, April 21st, 4:30 

This year, we're partnering with Narrative Offerings to offer a Saturday afternoon gallery talk.  We'll start at the Coop Gallery at 4:30 for a gallery talk with the Six Pack Show juror, Randy Hall. Then we'll head next door to Gallery Verde to hear from Jess and Jamie Wade, curators of Narrative Offerings.

The Six Pack Show invites TCAA members to submit a piece that fits within the space of a six pack of longneck bottles (5 1/2" x 7 1/2" x 9 1/2"). This year, we'll hold our annual show at the Coop Gallery, in conjunction with San Angelo Museum of Arts Ceramic Weekend.  Our 2018 juror will be announced shortly. Entry for 2018 is now closed.

We are excited to announce Randy Hall, as our 2018 juror.  Randy Hall  is a painter, photographer and educator living and working in San Angelo, Texas. Hall earned his Bachelor of Arts in Art from Maharishi International University, his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art from Calvin College and his Master of Fine Arts in Painting from Texas Christian University. He has also completed doctoral coursework in Art Education at the University of North Texas.  Since 2004 Hall has been a member of the Angelo State University (ASU) art faculty. Holding the rank of professor he serves as the Art Area coordinator, curates exhibitions, and teaches a variety of coursework. An active artist, Hall has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions on the local, regional, national and international levels.

Awards include 1st ($350), 2nd ($250) and 3rd ($150) place prizes as well as Honorable Mentions ($50).  Work is juried on site; images are not required for entry.

2017 Six Pack Show

Our 2017 show was held at the Rockport Center for the Arts, May 20 - June 10, 2017. Special thanks to our 2017 juror, Louis Katz.

Congratulations to our 2017 Award Winners:

1st Place: Niko Weissenberger  - "Flask"

2nd Place: James Miller - "ALBACHTEN"

3rd Place: Renee LoPresti - "The Distance Between Us"

Honorable Mention: Mary Fischer - "Blue House"

Honorable Mention: JW Taylor - "Wood Fired Cup"

Honorable Mention: Lenise Perez-Miller - "Bathroom Blues"

Honorable Mention: Kristopher Jorgensen - "Lidded Jar"

Honorable Mention: Danville Chadbourne - "ARBITRARY PERILS"

Honorable Mention: Billy Ray Mangham - "Head on Wheels"

2016 Six Pack Show

April 15 - 17th  (in conjunction with Ceramic Weekend)
Coop Gallery, San Angelo TX

Our 2016 juror was Howard Taylor, Director of the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts. The Coop Gallery is located at 427 South Oakes St across the street from the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts. 

Congratulations to our 2016 Award Winners:

1st Place: JoLea Arcidiacono - "Untitled"

2nd Place: Kathi Herrin - "Breaking Wave"

3rd Place: Marcia Selsor -"Cragged Twist"

Honorable Mention: Cole Brown - "Tezón Nebulosa"

Honorable Mention: Susan Calafrancesco - "Apocalypse"

Honorable Mention: Sarah Friesema - "Fan Pitcher"

Honorable Mention: Shikha Joshi - "Co-exist..."

Honorable Mention: Chris Leonard - "A Pair of Purring Pots"

Honorable Mention: Bob Swaffar - "Wood Fired Bottle with Glaze Bubble Stopper"

2015 Six Pack Show

June 6 - July 10th
Live Oak Art Center
1014 Milam St, Columbus TX
(halfway between Austin & Houston)

This year's juror was Plano artist/professor, Chris Gray.

1st place: Katy Levit - 'Bookmark'

2nd place: Mimi Bardagjy - 'Torqued Pod'

3rd place: Katherine Taylor - 'Body Sippers'

Honorable Mention: Ross High - 'i pet em and pet em and pet em'

Honorable Mention: Jennifer Hill - 'Teabath Pair'

Honorable Mention: Ariel Bowman - 'Little Bear'

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Images in header (from left): Annie Foster, Karmien Bowman, Mimi Bardagjy

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