Chehalem Cultural Center

415 E Sheridan St, Newberg, OR 97132

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Calls for Programming, Art, and Exhibitors

Exhibitor Information

The Northwest Wood Firing Conference invites exhibitors to participate in the 5,200 sq ft Exhibition Hall at the Chehalem Cultural Center. There are two offerings: tables and booths. Registration takes place in the same portal as conference registration. Table and booth registrations are not refundable, but they are transferrable. 

Table: Artists, Educators, Organizations

Includes 6' table and 3 day conference pass. Artists, residencies, kiln communities, schools, and galleries welcome. Art sales may be conducted, but at least 50% of the space must be devoted to education about your kiln, process, place, or work. 

Table registration cost is $150.

Booth: Vendors

Vendor pass for retailers of materials, supplies, equipment, and business services. 10x10 space. Includes 3x, 3-day conference passes.

Booth registration cost is $375.

Call for Art

The Northwest Wood Firing Conference will host a national, juried exhibition of wood fired works, curated by Chris Pate. More details TBA- submit your email below to be notified of the opening of the call.

Call for Programming

The Northwest Wood Firing Conference seeks diverse, wood-firing focused programming for the June 2020 conference. Selected applicants will receive a complimentary conference pass. Materials will be provided to demonstrators. A modest honorarium may be provided, pending grant and sponsor funding.

Applicants are encouraged to explore themes of Sustainability, Accessibility, and Education.

Applications will be accepted for the following programming:

  • Demonstrations in the Ceramics Studio

  • Lectures in the 60 seat, Black Box Theater

  • Panel Discussions in large studio/classroom/lecture spaces

All applications are through the central form, below.

Submit Your Proposal for Programming