Gallery Openings and Events

Hill Center Presents Pottery on the Hill

The pottery of Mark Hewitt on display at the Hill Center November 1-3.  Photo courtesy Hill Center.

The pottery of Mark Hewitt on display at the Hill Center November 1-3. Photo courtesy Hill Center.

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Events run November 1 -3 (full schedule below)
Read the interview with Chris Cooley HERE

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Hill Center gathers 16 nationally recognized ceramic artists from across the country for a three-day celebration of functional pottery.  Bright, patterned ceramic table platters, fanciful mugs and one-of-a-kind cups, unusually shaped cooking pots, and astonishing vases and whimsies highlight the show. Special guest will be Chris Cooley, Potter and Professional Athlete.

Artists in attendance include the following:

  • Mark Hewitt (Pittsboro, NC)
  • Mark Shapiro (Worthington, MA)
  • Catherine White (Warrenton, VA),
  • Dan Finnegan (Fredericksburg, VA)
  • Ryan Greenheck (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Samantha Henneke (Seagrove, NC)
  • Robert Briscoe (Harris, MN)
  • Stacy Snyder (Arlington, VA)
  • Matthew Hyleck (Baltimore, MD)
  • Trista Depp Chapman (Fredericksburg, VA)
  • Michael Kline (Bakersville, NC)
  • Sam Taylor (Westhampton, MA)
  • Bruce Gholson (Seagrove, NC)
  • Warren Frederick (Warrenton, VA)
  • Michael Hunt & Naomi Dalglish (Bakersville, NC)

Friday, November 1, 6:30 – 9 pm Preview Reception (ticketed event)

Collectors won’t want to miss the preview reception, offering the opportunity to have the first chance to purchase pieces and meet with the artists in a cocktail party atmosphere. Tickets are available for sale online at hillcenterdc.org.

Saturday, November 2, 10 am – 5 pm Show and Sale (free admission)

Sunday, November 3, 12 Noon – 4 pm Show and Sale (free admission)

Hill Center’s Pottery on the Hill show and sale is free and open to the public. See hundreds of pieces – many that have never been seen or been available before – for sale.

Hill Center is located at 921 Pennsylvania Ave SE. For more information, call 202-549-4172 or visit hillcenterdc.org

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