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Local Man Earns Inclusion in National Pottery Exhibitions

Rocklin, CA-- Sierra College congratulates local sculptor and staffer, Anthony Maki Gill for earning inclusion in not just one, but two national exhibitions this summer.

Maki Gill's wood fired stoneware piece titled Bone Jar for the Willfully Blind will be on display at the Visions in Clay, 2014 exhibition that will to be held at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, CA. August 21 through September 18, 2014. 

At the 22nd annual Strictly Functional Pottery National in Lancaster, PA, Maki Gill's A Platter in Pink will be displayed from September 20th through November 1, 2014. 

Employed at Sierra College for the last 17 years, Anthony Maki-Gill provides technical support for the Applied Art and Design and Fine Arts programs. He is the co-founder of the ARTS building in Auburn and the Auburn Art Walk. He has an art studio in Auburn, where he works and teaches pottery classes.

Anthony is a nationally recognized sculptor

His work was included in the national juried exhibition in Baltimore Maryland last year, the 4th Contemporary Clay Biennial in 2012, presented by the Western Colorado Center For The Arts, the prestigious "Kingsley Exhibition" at the Sacramento Crocker Art Museum, Lincoln "Feats of Clay" and San Angelo Museum International Biennial Ceramics Exhibition. His public work can be seen at the Granite Bay Library, the Auburn Historic Court House museum and Roseville Fat's restaurant.

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