See Artists in Action at the Third Annual Brooklyn Pottery Invitational


For the third year in a row, ceramicists will be converging on Brooklyn for a weekend of demonstrations, display and information sharing.

The Brooklyn Pottery Invitational returns to the Old American Can Factory in Gowanus this weekend with a dozen artists ready to share their design process. Some of the participating artists include Birdie Boone, Hiroe Hanazono, Ming Yuen Schat, Emily Schroeder Willis and Matt Yanchuk.

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The Old American Can Factory. Photo by Susan De Vries

The event is free to the public and kicks off on Friday, September 8 from 5 to 8 p.m at the historic factory at 232 3rd Street. The show continues on Saturday, September 7 from 12 to 6 p.m. and Sunday, September 8 from 12 to 5 p.m. For a full list of participating artists and the scheduled demonstrations visit the event page here.

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