Southern Crossings Pottery Festival’s preview show lands in Louisville this month at CRAFT(s) Gallery & Mercantile. It focuses on the significance of handmade pottery by revering the object, artist and functional use. The festival is March 1-2 at Copper & Kings Distillery. This show features 12 top local, regionally- and nationally-renowned potters: Jason Bige Burnett, Kyle Carpenter, Amy Chase, Steven G Cheek, Jim Gottuso, Kristen Kieffer, David Kenton Kring, Courtney Martin, Didem Mert, Lindsay Oesterritter, Lindsay Rogers and Amelia Stamps. In addition, potter Ewa Perz will show her pottery-inspired paintings. Opening reception with the artists is Friday, Jan. 4 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 4-27CRAFT(s) Gallery & Mercantile