Brad Tucker Info

Born October 28, 1952 in New York City

Married with two children

Education

B.A. English, 1976 Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, NC
A.A. Pottery Production, 1980. Montgomery Technical College, Troy, NC
Apprenticeship with Sid and Pat Oakley, 1980-1982. Cedar Creek Pottery, Creedmoor, NC
Study at Penland School of Crafts, 1982. Penland, NC

 

Exhibitions

1999
Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC
"North Carolina Artist's Exhibition"

Astra Design, Richmond, VA.
"To Have and To Hold: A Ceramics Invitational"

Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC
"National Teapot Show"

1998
Gallery WDO, Charlotte, NC
"Autumn/Clay" Group Exhibition

Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC
"Thirty Years, Thirty Potters- A Celebration of Excellence"

Market House Craft Center, Ephrata, PA
"Sixth Annual Strictly Functional Pottery National"
Honorable Mention Award

Pullen Arts Center, Raleigh, NC
"Brad Tucker- 20 Year Retrospective"

North Carolina Pottery Center, Seagrove, NC
"NC Inaugural Exhibition"

1997
Bayfront Gallery, Pensacola, FL
"Teapot Show"

Market House Craft Center, Ephrata, PA
"Fifth Annual Strictly Functional Pottery National"
Honorable Mention Award

Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI
"House and garden"

Gallery WDO, Charlotte, NC
"Three Potters From North Carolina"

Piedmont Craftsmen Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
"Home and Garden Show"

Odyssey Gallery, Asheville, NC
"Traditions in Transition, Ceramic Art From North Carolina"

1996
Lenox Building, Atlanta, GA
"Teapots-Interpretations bv Southern Artists"

Market House Craft Center, Ephrata, PA
"Fourth Annual Strictly Functional Pottery National"
Honorable Mention Award

Piedmont Craftsmen Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
"Artist of the Month"

Broadmoor Ballroom, Washington, DC
"Simply Pots at the Broadmoor"

1995
Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI
"For the House and Garden"

Piedmont Craftsmen Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
" Coffee, Tea and Brie"

1994
Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI
"Group Exhibition"

Prague, Czech Republic
"1st International Ceramic Exhibition"

Blue Spiral Gallery, Asheville, NC
"Hot Ice"

1993
Wayne Center for the Arts, Wooster, OH
"Functional Ceramics-1993"

Market House Craft Center, Lancaster, PA
"Strictly Functional National Exhibition"

Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC
"National Teapot Show II"

1992
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
"North Carolina Clay"

Virginia Center for the Craft Arts, Richmond, VA
"Spotlight 92"

1991
Moira James Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
"Teapot Invitational"

1990
Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC
"National Teapot Show"

1989
Piedmont Craftsmen Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
" Worth Doing Well"

1986
Wooster Gallery, The College of Wooster, Wooster OH
"Functional Ceramics 1986: A Survey of North Carolina Potters"

Barn Gallery, Murfreesboro, TN
"Currents '86"

Greenhill Gallery, Greensboro, NC
"The Winter Show"

North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC
"Second Juried Exhibition of North Carolina Crafts"

1985
Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC
"Wood Fired Pottery-Two Approaches"

Publications

Functional Ceramics by Robin Hopper
Wheel-Thrown Ceramics by Don Davis
The Ceramic Design Book by Chris Roch, Ed.
Ceramics Monthly Magazine September 1993, 1986

Permanent Collections

Ceramics Monthly Magazine, Columbus, OH
Louisburg College, Louisburg, NC
North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC
Odyssey Center for Ceramic Art, Asheville, NC
North Carolina Pottery Center, Seagrove, NC

Grants

Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC
1991 Emerging Artist Grant

Professional Organizartions

Exhibiting Member, Carolina Designer Craftsmen. Juried 1984
Exhibiting Member, Piedmont Craftsmen. Juried 1987

Employment

1982-Present Owned and Operated Brad Tucker Pottery