Portage Ceramic Awards 2016 — Entries Must be in by Monday 1st August

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Entries close on 1 August at 4pm 2016, so get making.

This is New Zealand's premier ceramic event administered by Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery.

Enter online here, or download an entry form here

Important dates

Entries close on 1 August 2016 at 4:00pm
Pre-selection announced on 23 September 2016
Finalists announced 26 October 2016
Awards evening on 10 November 2016
Exhibition at Te Uru from 11 November 2016 – 5 February 2017

2016 Judge

The Portage Ceramics Awards 2016  judge is Janet DeBoos, one of Australia's most respected ceramicists with a career spanning over 50 years. Janet is represented in major permanent public collections in Australia, New Zealand and many other countries around the world. She also conducts workshops and demonstrations and been a speaker at conferences both in Australia and internationallyRead the press release here 

The awards

The Premier Portage Ceramic Award has a prize of $15,000. There will also be to three merit awards available with a total of $3000This year’s prize selection includes a workshop at Peters Valley School of Craft, New Jersey, USA

The overall winner, Peters Valley workshop winner and up to three merit award winners will be announced at a ceremony to be held at Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery in Titirangi, West Auckland on 10 November 2016.

The selection process

There is a two-stage process to the selection of works for the 2016 Portage Ceramic Awards .

Stage 1. Up to 60 works will be selected by the judge from submitted images and those artists will be invited to send their works to Te Uru.

Stage 2. The final selection by the judge at where she will view and select the award winners and the finalists to be exhibited.

To keep up to date with ongoing Portage news, visit www.teuru.org.nz/portage or follow the Portage Ceramic Awards on Facebook.

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Louise blake hood

Could you let me know if you have sent a gmail regarding my entries, as i have not received any information .thank you regards louise hood, Flag as inappropriate Reply

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