accessCeramics is a growing collection of images of contemporary ceramics by recognized artists. It is designed for use by artists, arts educators, scholars and the general public, and is intended to fill a void in contemporary ceramics digital image collections on the web.

All images are stored on Flickr and are accessible via, with the hope the Collection will serve as a model for future image collections.

accessCeramics is a pilot project organized by the Visual Resources Center of Watzek Library and the Art Department of Lewis & Clark College. In 2008, the project received a NITLE Instructional Innovative Fund Grant and in 2009 received an NEA Access to Artistic Excellence Grant.

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  • 20130528-122320.jpgTitle: Those Red Airplanes
    Series Title: Nightmare Daydream
    Artist: Mark Burleson
    Date: 2009
    Technique: handbuilt
    Temperature: Cone 04
    Glazing / Surface Treatment: earthenware
    Material: Ceramic
    Object Type: Teapot