Jay Invitational of Clay 2017

Jay Invitational of Clay 2017

: the 4th Annual Exhibition
featuring local and regional works in clay

Jul 14-16, 2017

Thurs, Jul 13, 6-8pm: Special Preview Event
for Ausable River Association hosted by
Norman Jabaut and Jason Andrew
Featuring music by Famous Letter Writer
and dance company Racoco Productions
RSVP $20

Fri, Jul 14, 6-9pm: opening reception

Exhibition Hours:
Sat, Jul 15, 10am-6pm
Sun, Jul 16, 10am-6pm

Food Events:
Sat, Jul 15, 10am-2pm: Northern Feast Food Truck

On Site Events:
Download Schedule of Workshops and Demos (TBA)

On Site Pit Firing: Sat, Jul 15, 12-3pm
On Site Raku Firing: Sun, Jul 16, 12-3pm

The Jay House
35 Randy’s Lane, Jay, NY, 12941

Exhibition and all events will take place at the Jay House, 35 Randy’s Lane in Jay, NY. Rte 9N to Rte 82. Cross the “new bridge.” Left to Stickney Bridge. Left to Randy’s Lane. River will be at your right.

Link to 2014 Image Gallery

Related Press:
Jay Invitational of Clay featured in ADK Life Magazine

Sponsored by:
Fosters’ Tent Rental

Norte Maar returns to its summer home in the Adirondacks presenting the 4th Annual Jay Invitational of Clay: an exhibition featuring a curated selection of local and regional works in clay. The exhibit is held on the grounds of The Jay House in Jay, NY. This is the longest running exhibition in the Adirondacks specifically focused on new works by local and regional artist working in clay.

The exhibition kicks off with a special ticketed preview event benefiting the Ausable River Association on Thurs, Jul 13, 6-8pm. The exhibition opens to the public on Fri, Jul 14 from 6-9pm and will continue Sat + Sun, Jul 15- 16. A highlight of this years Invitational is a memorial exhibition celebrating the life and work of local potter Paul Z. Nowicki (1941-2015).

The Jay Invitational of Clay coincides with Norte Maar’s 3rd Annual Au Sable River Valley Studio Tour, July 15-16.

Exhibition includes work by:

Nancy Armitage, Plattsburgh
Trisha Best, Keesville
Tyler Bischoff, Saratoga
Ali della Bitta, Peru
William Cangialosi, Plattsburgh
Cheri Cross, Jay
Craigardan, Keene
Elisa D’Arrigo
Colleen Doelger, Plattsburgh
Pat Duniho, Plattsburgh
Alice Hohenberg Federico (New Paltz, NY)
Jane Galletti, Plattsburgh
Rachel Gorchov, New York, NY
Wayne Hewell, Lula, GA
Carol Hoffmaister, Plattsburgh
Gerald Hoffmaister, Plattsburgh
Lee Kazanas, Jay
Cheryl MacFadden, Elizabethtown
Kim Mazur, Cadyville
Tiffany Nadler, Plattsburgh
Paul Z. Nowicki (1941-2015)
Kat O’Brien, Rouses Point
Joel Queen, Cherokee, NC
Robert Raphael, Brooklyn
Jackie Sabourin, Plattsburgh
Jerry Sequin, Plattsburgh
Elisa Soliven, Brooklyn
Lynda Straight, Jay, NY
Sue Young, Jay
Terrance Young, Jay
Taylor Whyte, Plattsburgh


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