April 29 — May 1, 2016 at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum

2016 Showcase CARD

The 33rd Annual Ceramic Show­case is an artist-presented, ceramic art show and sale, show­cas­ing the work of ceramic artists from Ore­gon and SW Wash­ing­ton. Works by emerg­ing and estab­lished artists are avail­able for sale, live demon­stra­tions and music are hap­pen­ing through­out the event, as well as hands-on clay expe­ri­ences for chil­dren and adults.

At the Exhibit Hall in the Vet­er­ans Memo­r­ial Coliseum.

Just a few steps from the MAX light rail line.

April 29 — May 1, 2016

Fri­day April 29, 10am — 7pm
Sat­ur­day April 30, 10am — 7pm
Sun­day, May 1st 10am — 5pm
  • Fea­tured Lobby display
  • Clay in Edu­ca­tion Installation 
  • Daily Artist’s Demon­stra­tions of ceramic tech­niques by nationally-acclaimed artists and cook­ing demon­stra­tions from local chefs.
  • Live Music 
  • Ore­gon Wines and Spir­its fea­tured at the Demo Stage bar.
  • Adult Clay area equipped with expe­ri­enced pot­tery teach­ers with pot­ters’ wheels and tables for hand building
  • Children’s Clay area
  • Local High School Ceramic Art Gallery
    High School “thow-a-thon” com­pe­ti­tion
    Pre­sen­ta­tion of the 3rd Annual OPA Col­lege Schol­ar­ship
    Pre­sen­ta­tion of the 3rd Annual Ray Grimm Educator’s Award
  • Give­away of eight $50 gift cer­tifi­cates dur­ing the weekend

Vet­er­ans Memo­r­ial Col­i­seum 
One Cen­ter Court Port­land, OR 97227

Dates & Hours
Fri­day, May 1, 2015
10 am – 7 pm
Sat­ur­day, May 2, 2015
10 am – 7 pm
Sun­day, May 3, 2015
10 am – 5 pm
  • Pho­tog­ra­phy is allowed for per­sonal use only.  No flash or tripods or video record­ing is per­mit­ted.  Some artists do not allow pho­tos to be taken of their work, if you are unsure, ask the artist for permission.
  • Back­packs, large purses, bulky coats and over­sized per­sonal items must be checked at bag check.
This is a FREE event.
Live Demon­stra­tions
Fri­day, May 1
Sat­ur­day, May 2
Sun­day, May 3Demonstrations at Ceramic Show­case by the artists will be hap­pen­ing in var­i­ous places through­out the Exhibit Hall.
Spe­cial Events
2015 Cer­maic Show­case Floorplan
 Com­ing Soon!

Food at the Coliseum

There are con­ces­sion stands, food porta­bles, and bev­er­age points of sale located through­out the Moda Center. 

Din­ing Around Portland
For a list of restau­rants in the area, visit the Lloyd Dis­trict Restau­rant Guide
Explore Portland’s Din­ing Options at Port­land Monthly Magazine
Plan your visit with Travel Port­land
Get­ting There
Bus, train, and MAX travel infor­ma­tion is avail­able at TriMet 503–238-RIDE (7433)
The Vet­er­ans Memo­r­ial Col­i­seum is on the MAX Light Rail
Dri­ving Direc­tions from every direc­tion are found at Rose Quar­ter Directions
There are sev­eral park­ing garages near the Vet­er­ans Memo­r­ial Col­i­seum
Rates and loca­tions are listed here 
Port­land Hotels
Plan your visit with Travel Port­land
Con­tact Ceramic Showcase
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Ceramic Show­case is pro­duced by the Ore­gon Pot­ters Association

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