October 12 – November 2, 2018
Awards Reception: Thursday, October 25, 7:30 p.m.
Ceramic sculpture demonstration by visiting artist, Benjie Heu, Head of Ceramics at South East Missouri State
October 24-25, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., continued 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. each day.
Benjie Heu will also present a lecture about his work at 6 p.m. on October 24.
Location: 3D Arts Building, 2905 West 4th Street 
Lecture by visiting artist and juror Anthony Stellaccio, Executive Director of Studio Potter
October 25, 6:30 p.m. Location: International Center 101
A reception and awards ceremony will follow in the Gallery of Art and Design.
The Southern Miss Ceramics National is a juried biennial exhibition of ceramic sculpture and contemporary pottery forms made by artists throughout the U.S. This year’s show features the work of 44 artists from 23 states across the U.S.  Selected artists include: James Aarons, Carolyn Baginski, Daniel Bare, Kenneth Baskin, Jake Boggs, Vincent Burke, Kathryn Dai, William DePauw, Emily Duke, Curtis Frederick, Chase Gamblin, Ron Geibel, Chanda Glendinning, Seth Green, Sarah Gross, Justin Groth, Jason Hackett, Mia Halton, Brian Harper, Rebecca Harvey, Drew Ippoliti, Pancho Jimenez, Stacy Johnson, Chuck Johnson, Lauren Kalman, Ronald Knepper, Aleksandra Krasutskaya, Aveline Layne, Joseph Madrigal, Andrew McIntyre, Nicholas Meyer, Jeffery Michael, Amy Norgaard, John Oles, Matthew Patton, Dennis Ritter, Phoenix Savage, Catherine Schmid-Maybach, John Shea, Lauren Skelly-Bailey, Wade Tullier, Nicole Winning, Merrie Wright, and Valerie Zimany.
The Ceramics National exhibition and events were made possible with support from Partners for the Arts.

The Gallery of Art and Design is located in the George Hurst Building, 104 Southern Miss Drive.
Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

All events are free and open to the public.
For more Information feel free to use the contact form at the bottom of this page or through the information below: 

Mark Rigsby, Gallery Director
Associate Professor of Art & Design  
School of Performing and Visual Arts
The University of Southern Mississippi 
118 College Drive #5033

Hattiesburg, MS 39406
ph: 601.266.5200