Ceramic Art Competitions, Biennales, Festivals and Fairs in 2022

A list of contemporary ceramic art competitions, biennales, ceramics festivals and fairs that will take place in 2022.

Current and upcoming events:

C-14 PARIS
Contemporary Ceramics Salon
October 6-10, 2022
Paris, FRANCE

41st Concurs International de Ceràmica de l’Alcora 2022
October 7 – December 30, 2022
L’Alcora, Castellón, SPAIN

Oxford Ceramics Fair 2022
October 29-30, 2022
St Edward’s School, Oxford, UK

XII International Ceramics Biennial in Vendrell
November 12, 2022 – January 14, 2023
El Vendrell, Catalonia, SPAIN

Past events:

Collect 2022
The Leading Fair for Contemporary Craft & Design
February 25-27, 2022
London, UK
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NCECA 2022
Fertile Ground – 56th Conference
March 16-19, 2022
Sacramento, California, US
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Ceramic Art London 2022
April 8-10, 2022
London, UK

Clay Gulgong 2022
April 9-15, 2022
Gulgong, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA

CCACA 2022
35th California Conference
April 29 – May 1, 2022
Davis, California, US

Buongiorno Ceramica!
May 21-22, 2022
Organized simultaneously in multiple cities, ITALY

Contemporary Ceramics Market Giroussens
June 4-6, 2022
Giroussens, Tarn, FRANCE

Ceramic Art Andenne 2022
May 14 – June 12, 2022
Andenne, BELGIUM
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Ceramic Wales 2022
June 11-12, 2022
Bodrhyddan Hall, Wales, UK

International Ceramic Art Fair
June 9-19, 2022
Gardiner Museum, Toronto, CANADA
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Saint-Sulpice Céramique
June 30 – July 3, 2022
Paris, FRANCE

ACGA Clay and Glass Festival
July 9-10, 2022
Palo Alto, California, US

Terralha 2022 – European Ceramic Festival
July 15-17, 2022
Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie, FRANCE

Celebrating Ceramics
July 15-17, 2022
Waterperry Gardens, Oxford, UK

Australian Ceramics Triennale 2022
July 19-23, 2022
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, AUSTRALIA

International Ceramics Fair Oldenburg
August 6-7, 2022
Oldenburg, GERMANY

Art in Clay Windsor
August 19-21, 2022
Windsor, UK

Claytopia Days 2022
August 25-28, 2022
Guldagergaard, Skælskør, DENMARK

Matres International Women’s Ceramic Festival
August 25-28, 2022
Cava de’ Tirreni & Vietri sul Mare, ITALY

Argillà Italia
International Ceramics Festival & Market-Fair
September 2-4, 2022
Faenza, ITALY
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XV International Biennial of Ceramics of Manises 2022
June 10 – September 10, 2022
Manises, Valencia, SPAIN
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Ceramics in Love International Competition
August 20 – September 11, 2022
Castellamonte, ITALY

Off Center 2022
July 22 – September 17, 2022
Roseville, California, US

50th International Ceramics Academy (ICA) Congress
Melting Pot
September 12-16, 2022
Geneva, SWITZERLAND

Premio Grottaglie 2022
June 26 – September 25, 2022
Grottaglie, ITALY
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3rd International Porcelain Biennale
July 18 – September 25, 2022
Albrechtsburg Castle, Meissen, GERMANY

Parcours Céramique Carougeois
September 17-25, 2022
Carouge, SWITZERLAND
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CERCO 2022
International Festival of Contemporary Ceramics
September 21-25, 2022
Zaragoza, SPAIN
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The 2023 calendar of ceramic competitions will be published in the first days of October, 2022.

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