Ceramic Art Competitions, Biennales, Festivals and Fairs in 2023

A list of contemporary ceramic competitions, biennales, festivals and ceramic art fairs that will take place in 2023.

Upcoming events:

International Coffee Cup Competition
January 6 – April 16, 2023
New Taipei City, TAIWAN

Collect 2023
Art Fair
March 3-5, 2023
Somerset House, London, UK

Ceramic Art London 2023
Ceramics Fair
March 31 – April 2, 2023
Central Saint Martins, London, UK

NCECA 2023
Conference & other events
March 15-18, 2023
Cincinnati, Ohio, US

Loewe Foundation Craft Prize
Competition
Spring 2023
New York, US

CCACA 2023
Conference & other events
April 28-29, 2023
Davis, California, US

International Ceramics Triennial UNICUM 2023
Competition
May 15 – September 30, 2023
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA

Claybash 2023
US Triennial exhibition
May 21 – September 3, 2023
Applications are due February 1, 2023
Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, US

Ceramic Market Andenne 2023
Ceramics Fair
May 28-29, 2023
Andenne, BELGIUM

Premio Faenza International Competition
Competition
July 1 – October 30, 2023
Applications are due December 12, 2022
Faenza, ITALY

Terralha 2023 โ€“ European Ceramic Festival
Competition
July 14-16, 2022
Aplications are due January 15, 2023
Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie, FRANCE

Young European Ceramics Competition 2023
European Competition
July 14 – August 15, 2023
Aplications are due January 15, 2023
Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie, FRANCE

International Ceramics Fair Oldenburg
Ceramics Fair
August 5-6, 2023
Oldenburg, GERMANY

Art in Clay Windsor
Ceramics Fair
August 18-20, 2023
Windsor Racecourse, UK

Gmunden Pottery Market
European Ceramics Fair
August 25-27, 2023
Applications are due December 31, 2022
Gmunden, AUSTRIA

British Ceramics Biennial 2023ย 
UK Competition
September 2023
Stoke-on-Trent, UK

The International Ceramics Festival
Festival
June 30 – July 2, 2023
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales, UK

International Biennial of Artistic Ceramics of Aveiro
Competition
Applications will open January 1, 2023
October 28, 2023 – January 28, 2024
Aveiro, PORTUGAL

Notes: The International Ceramics Festival MINO (Japan), and the Biennale Internationale de Vallauris (France), events previously scheduled for 2023, will only take place in 2024.

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