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andrew van assche

Medium: Ceramics

Booth #: GS13

I am self-taught and have been working in ceramics since 1976. My work is slab-built with stoneware clay, decorated with slips and underglaze pencil, and fired to cone 5 in oxidation.

1985 – International Ceramics Exhibition, Tapei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan

1987 – Clay Treasure Boxes, Ferrin Gallery, Northampton, MA

1990 – Time Marches On Gallery of Contemporary Crafts, Detroit, MI

1992 – Art That Functions Schenectady Museum, Schenectady, NY

1992 – Time Pieces Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State University

1994 – FUNctional, The Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, PA

1995 – Ceramics Northeast Herter Gallery, Amherst, MA

1995 – Berkshire Clay National Maple Hill Gallery, West Stockbridge, MA

1995 – Tile ’95: Concept, Artifact, Ornament Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI

Awarded “Best of Show”
1996 – Berkshire Clay National Maple Hill Gallery

1997 – The State of Clay Lexington Arts and Crafts Society, Lexington, MA

1997 – Off the Floor: The Art of the Tile, Cambridge Artists Cooperative, MA

1997 – On/Off the Wall II Potscape Gallery, Erie, PA

1997 – Put a Lid on It Frog Hollow, Vermont State Craft Center

1998 – Feats of Clay Lincoln Arts, Lincoln, CA

1999 – Twenty Years in Northampton Ferrin Gallery, Northampton, MA

1999 – Visual Text: The Written Word Frog Hollow

1999 – It's About Time Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

2003 – Wall Works Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

2004 – Bottles and Bowls Saratoga Clay Company, Saratoga Springs, NY

2005 – Integrity of the Minimal PostPicasso.com.

2005 – Forms and Shapes: The Box AKAR, Iowa City, IA

2005 – Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington, DC

2006 – SOFA Chicago (International Exposition of Sculptural Objects and Functional Art) Represented by Palette Contemporary Gallery

2007 – Clay on the Wall - 2007 Clay National, Texas Tech University

Awarded “Honorable Mention”
2008 – Tablets: Text and Image in Clay Carbondale, Clay Center, CO

2010 – San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo, TX

2011 – Smithsonian Craft Show, Washington, DC

2014 – Boxes Artisan Gallery, Belleville, WI

1997 – Handbuilt Ceramics, Kathy Triplett, Lark Books

1998 – The Ceramic Design Book, Edited Chris Rich, Lark Book

2001 – Making Ceramic Sculpture, Raul Acero, Lark Books

2008 – 500 Tiles, Edited Angelica Poza, Lark Books

2010 – Ceramics Today, Edited Jeffrey Snyder, Schiffer Publishing
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