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Mutual Makers: New Work from CMC Aspen

Feburary 3rd- 24th

Opening reception on February 3rd from 6-8pm

The Carbondale Clay Center presents an exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of Colorado Mountain College! This exhibit highlights past and present faculty and staff from CMC Aspen Campus’s ceramics program. The exhibit is sponsored by Dr. Doug Dolginow.  “Mutual Makers” will feature work by artists Lisa Ellena, Liz Heller, Diego Madero, Anne Goldberg, K Rhynus Cesark, Jill Oberman, Alix Knipe, Jen Degges, Steven Colby, HP Bloomer and Nancy Barbour. The exhibit is presented in partnership between CMC Aspen and the Carbondale Clay Center (which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year), and is in celebration of the years of collaboration between the two facilities. Music performed by classical pianist Petr Wiese. Wine and Spirits provided by Rhumba Girl Liquors.

Upcoming Exhibitions             



March 3rd- 31st with opening reception on March 3rd from 6-9pm

Too Hot to Handle

Join us for a special exhibition of works by glass and clay artists
April 7th- 28th with opening reception on  April 7th from 6-8pm



Gallery Hours

The Carbondale Clay Center's gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Additional hours may be added seasonally. Evening and weekend hours can be scheduled by appointment. Visitors are also welcome to visit the gallery during any regularly scheduled class time. Sales inquiries may be made during daytime office hours.

About the Gallery

The Carbondale Clay Center gallery features eleven exhibitions annually, from solo to group shows, both invitational and juried. In addition to changing exhibitions, the work of local artists is featured in our Sales Gallery. The exhibition area reserved for current shows measures 9' by 24' (216 sq. ft. of floor space) and features pivoting walls, perfect for customizing the space. Available wall space measures 7' by 24'. 

We invite the public to join us every First Friday in downtown Carbondale to see the latest that the gallery has to offer. For more information, please call 970-963-2529 or email