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Global Day of Clay

Nov 8, 2017

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What is #GlobalDayofClay

Powered by you, #GlobalDayofClay is the first truly worldwide celebration of ceramics in all its forms, connecting professional ceramicists, artists, academics and everyday ceramics lovers everywhere to explore new ideas, innovations and works that are shaping the future of the art form.

Because of you, #GlobalDayofClay in its launch year:

Reached over 1 million ceramic lovers worldwide
Garnered nearly 500 posts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
Received over 1.7 million impressions

Brought to you by 92Y and NCECA

How do I get involved?


Organize an event on #GlobalDayofClay

  • Organize an event
  • Host a free open class
  • Host a Twitter chat
  • Host a Facebook Q&A
  • Curate an exhibit of works or photographs

Host Twitter chats or a Facebook Q&A

with thought-leaders during #GlobalDayofClay. We’re happy to help coordinate and bring partners together.

Encourage constituents to post images for our Global Digital Ceramics Gallery

or tweet their favorite image — of the year or of all time — using #GlobalDayofClay.

Livestream any of the 92Y Virtual Clay and NCECA’s broadcasts.

Combine with an outside speaker, round-table discussion or breakout groups to discuss the subject.

Use #GlobalDayofClay

as a platform to launch a new work, announce a piece of research, project or initiative.


Join the conversation online.

Share pictures and comments on anything pottery related using #GlobalDayofClay. 92Y and NCECA will share and repost from our accounts.

Submit images on Nov 8 for our Global Digital Ceramics Gallery:

92Y will curate a handful of ceramics images for the Gallery. Images can be of your own work or pieces of special meaning or historical significance to you or your community. Please make sure to use #GlobalDayofClay and include copy with the post about why the image is meaningful to you.

Watch special virtual talks and lectures

brought to you by 92Y and NCECA. Events will be added and updated as we come closer to Nov 8, so please check back often.

Livestream your event

using Facebook Live and invite ceramic lovers from all over the world to join the discussion

* By posting a photo with the hashtag #GlobalDayofClay, you give 92Y permission to feature your photo on 92Y’s website, as well as websites of organizations partnering on the #GlobalDayofClay project.

Share your plans

On Nov 8, the whole world will be talking about clay! Will you?

Social media is the key to making sure this worldwide celebration of ceramics grows and reaches communities far and wide. Tell us how you plan to participate and we’ll include your event on our website and help you spread the word!

Global Partners
Alfred Ceramic Art Museum
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Ceramic Arts Daily
Ceramic Arts Network
Ceramics Monthly
Clay Art Center
The Clay Studio
c.r.e.t.a. Rome
Delhi Blue Pottery Trust
Eutectic Gallery
Everson Museum of Art
Innovando la tradicion
La Meridiana
London Clay Art Centre
The Marks Project
mcg Youth and Arts
Mudshark Studios
PGC Portland Growler Co
Pottery Making Illustrated
The Pottery Workshop
SSNYC Sculpture Space NYC
Sunday Morning @ekwc
Wendy Gers