Portico Gallery Presents Random Bourbon Encounters

By Editorial Team on November 15, 2021
Tim Sherman, Bourbon Jug, Stoneware, glaze, 2021
Artist Reception: Saturday, November 20 from 6pm to 8pm

Random Bourbon Encounters is a collaborative umbrella for intersecting passions, this juried and invitational exhibition brings together nationally known ceramic artists, a neighborhood gallery, a climatologist, a certified bourbon steward and bourbon aficionados of all kinds.  Organized by ceramic artists Margaret BoozerMichael CoriglianoJoe Hicks and Ara KohMobile Bourbon Trail director Matt Weber, Climatologist Dr. Emerson Nicole LaJoie, and  Portico Gallery

Random Bourbon Encounters was an open call to all US residents. Ceramics vessel forms (cups, mugs, yunomi, tankards, flasks, tumblers, goblets, tea bowls, etc.) and ceramic sculptures that address the theme as well as other media were eligible. The juror for the exhibition : Ara Koh

Participating Artists include: Katie Aldworth, Mary Barringer, Nolan Baumgartner, Jenny Beech, Ricky Boscarino, Sam Briegel, Kelly Clendenin, Michael Corigliano, Connor Czora, Joseph Dailey, Bruce Dehnert, Josh DeWeese, Warren Frederick, Brian Grow, Kate Hardy, Joe Hicks, Erin Holmes, Mitch Iburg, Ani Kasten, Lori Katz, Chris Landers, Matt Levy, Laurel Lukaszewski, Wade MacDonald, , Jon McMillan, Hadrian Mendoza, Sarah Nikitopoulos, Linsay Oesterritter, Christina Osheim, Lara Payne, Kit Ruseau, Loren Scherbak, Amy Schnitzer, Allison Severance, Courtney Shaw, Tim Sherman, Ann Tihansky, Kanika Sircar, Julia Walther, Catherine White

Free and open to the public. Masks required inside the gallery and proof of vaccinations. Street Parking only.

Gallery Hours

  • Saturday 12-3pm
  • and by Appointment 202-487-8458

Portico Gallery is located at 3807 Rhode Island Ave, Brentwood MD.