Clay Studio Artist Showcase

Taking place on the third Thursday of each month, each showcase will feature work from our gallery exhibitions, staff, and Clay Studio resident artists.

Don Reitz Selections from the Don Reitz Collection

Clay Studio’s February Showcase highlights the work of prolific ceramic artist, Don Retiz.

Don Reitz (1929 – 2014) was one of the most virtuosic throwers the field has ever seen, the foremost leader of the workshop circuit, a charismatic educator and man of exceptional warmth, kindness and generosity.

Patrick Hall Recent Work

Clay Studio’s January Showcase highlighted the work of our most recent gallery exhibition, Patrick Hall’s Recent Work collection.

Stay tuned for our next Artist Showcase.

Patrick Hall

About Patrick Hall

Patrick Hall is an artist living in Santa Barbara, California. At age 14, he fell in love with clay and soon got a job as a production potter, where he honed his throwing skills for five years. After completing a BFA, then an MFA at UCSB, he founded Design Associates. His firm specialized in designing and building custom homes, furniture and light fixtures, and landscape design.

Nearly 30 years later, he returned to clay and founded Clay Studio, where he works, teaches and shares his appreciation for the ceramic arts with other artists in the community.