• Current/Upcoming Art Exhibitions:


    April 5-May 18,2024
    Members Exhibition:Total Eclipse of the Art.
    Flower City Arts Center, Rochester NY.
    Received juror award for ceramics for my sculpture: Our Digital Beasts.

    May 5 - June 28 2024
    Palmyra Public Library, Palmyra, NY
    I will be exhibiting framed illustrations, and some ceramic/mixed media sculptures in the 3rd floor Library Gallery Space.

    July-August 2024
    Naples Public Library, Naples, NY
    I will be exhibiting framed illustrations, and possibly some ceramic/mixed media sculptures in the Library Gallery Space.

    October 2024
    Webster Public Library, Webster, NY
    A framed exhibition of my Halloween inspired Giclee Prints, as well as a grouping of sculptural works in the Libraries wonderful display case.
    *If you are interested in purchasing any work on display please contact me directly by leaving a message on my website.


    October 2024
    Pittsford Community Library, Pittsford, NY
    A new selection of my recent ceramic sculptures will be on exhibit in the display case!

    December 2024
    Mendon Public Library, Honeoye Falls, NY
    A framed exhibition of my original drawings and Giclee Prints will be on display at the library this month!
    *If you are interested in purchasing any work on display please contact me directly by leaving a message on my website.


    Past Exhibitions

    March 2-29th 2024
    Penfield Community Library, Penfield
    Exhibited new ceramic and paper clay sculptures in the display case at the library.

    February 20-March 23, 2024
    _Wood Library, Canandaigua, NY._a
    Exhibited framed Giclee Prints, and original drawings.

    November 11–December 22,2023
    Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY.
    Small Works Exhibition (juried group show).

    October 2023
    Bloomfield Public Library, Bloomfield, NY.
    Framed Halloween Themed Giclee prints of my recent illustrations will be on display.

    October 2023
    Pittsford Library, Pittsford, NY.
    I will be installing a month long exhibition of some recent ceramic work in the Pittsford Library display case!


    November 2023
    Victor Library, Victor, NY.
    I will be exhibiting a framed collection of my recent illustrations as Giclee Prints.
    *If you are interested in purchasing any work on display,(or want further info regarding the work on display) please contact me directly by leaving a message on my website.

    December 2023
    Mendon Public Library, Mendon, NY.
    I will be exhibiting a grouping of my recent illustrations as framed Giclee Prints.
    *If you are interested in purchasing any work on display,(or want further info regarding the work on display) please contact me directly by leaving a message on my website.

    April 2023-October 2023.
    Macedon Public Library, Macedon, NY.
    I recently installed a grouping of works from my home inventory in the Libraries wonderful display case.


    September 4 - October 19th 2023
    Clifton Springs Library,
    Clifton Springs, NY.
    I will be exhibiting a framed collection of my recent illustrations as Giclee Prints.


    July 30-August 29th 2023
    Bloomfield Public Library, Bloomfield, NY.
    Framed Giclee prints of my recent illustrations will be on display.

    June 17-July 26th 2023
    Webster Public Library, Webster, NY.
    I exhibited 30 framed recent illustrations as Giclee Prints.

    -Members Exhibition. Flower City Arts Center, Rochester NY.

    -From the Whimsical to the Somber, Alumni Art on Display in the Czurles-Nelson Gallery.
    January 27-February 26th 2020.
    SUNY Buffalo State, Buffalo, NY.

    -Nothing that is not There: Sculptural Ceramics and Drawings by Richard Nickel and Carrianne Hendrickson. September 13-October 4th 2019.
    Flower City Arts Center, Rochester, NY.

    -Dream State, Main Street Arts, January 2018, Clifton Springs, NY.

    -Farenheit Exhibition, Lovetts Gallery, June 2016, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

    -The Birds, Lovetts Gallery, October 24, 2015, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

    -Extraordinary Forms IV, Kenan House Gallery, Lockport, NY.

    -Echo Art Fair 2013, Buffalo, NY.

    -Teapots from the Collection of Arthur Goldberg, Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center at Stetson University, Jan 27 - March 30, 2012, Deland, Fl.

    -TOPSIN Retrospective Exhibition, The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, June 3, 2012 - January 2013, Niagara Falls, NY.

    -Teapots! Invitational Exhibition, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburg, PA.

    -Teapots! Invitational Exhibition, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburg, PA.

    -Hot Tea, 12th Biennial Teapot Exhibition, Craft Alliance Gallery, St. Louis, MO.

    -Hot Tea 2010, Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

    -Hot Tea 2009, Invitational Teapot Exhibit at Del Mano Gallery, CA.

    -HOT TEA 2008, Invitational Teapot Exhibition at Del Mano Gallery, CA.

    - WHIPPED UP! The Contemporary Arts Collective, Jan 31-march 2, Las Vegas, NV.

    -Teapots: Object to Subject, Forbes Gallery, New York, New York First showing in a three year traveling exhibition organized by Craft Alliance of St. Louis and Exhibits USA, January 28-March 17 2007.

    -HOT TEA 2007, Invitational Teapot Exhibition at Del Mano Gallery CA. April 21.May19 2007.

    -Beyond/ in Western New York 2007, Exhibition organized by the -Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY. September 14 – December 19 2007.

    -Craft Art Western New York 2006, Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Juror: Lloyd E Herman, Buffalo, NY.

    -Teapots: Object to Subject, A three year traveling exhibition organized by Craft Alliance of St. Louis and Exhibits USA.August 2006-January 2010.

    -Through the Looking Glass: Curiouser and Curiouser Teapots, Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO. Invitational exhibition, January 13-March 5, 2006.

    -Tea Time: The Art of the Teapot, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Invitational teapot exhibition, May 13-July 16, 2006, Kalamazoo, MI.

    -HOT TEA 2006, Invitational Teapot Exhibition at Del Mano Gallery, CA.

    -100 Teapots, Atlanta Teapot Festival’s Invitational Exhibition, Signature Shop and Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia.

    -SOFA Chicago, work represented by Del Mano Gallery, Oct 28-30th 2005,Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago.

    - Narrative Clay Invitational, Virginia Breier Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

    -Contemporary Narratives in Clay, Solo Exhibition, February 4-April 24, Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, Niagara Falls, NY.

    -HOT TEA 2005, Invitational Teapot show at Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

    -Contemporary Teapots: Object to Subject, a group show of contemporary teapots curated by Leslie Ferrin of Ferrin Gallery, Craft Alliance, St Louis, MO.

    -HOT TEA! 2004, Invitational Teapot Exhibition at Del Mano Gallery, CA.

    -Year of the Primate, Virginia Breier Gallery, May 12-June 12, 2004, San Francisco, Ca.

    -Viewpoint Ceramic 2004, Juried by Leslie Ferrin, Grossmont College,

    -Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, Ca.
    Common Clay: Creating Old and New Ceramics, Juried exhibition,2004, NCECA Conference, Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis, Indiana.

    -Craft Art Western NY, Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY,
    2004. Juror:Mark Richard Leach.

    -Not Teapots, Invitational curated by Mark Burns, Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery, University of Nevada, La Vegas, 2004.

    -14th annual Juried Teapot Exhibition, Chiaroscuro Galleries, Chicago, 2003

    -Jackpot!, National Juried Teapot Exhibition, Juror: Mark Burns, Nevada, 2003.


    -SOFA New York, two pieces represented by Ferrin Gallery, New York, NY, 2002

    -Major Figures: A Group Show of Figurative Ceramics, Ferrin Gallery, Lenox, MA, 2002.

    -Contemporary Teapots: New Directions, P!NCH Gallery, Northampton, MA, 2002.


    Publications:

    -Ceramics Today, April 2010, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Jeffrey Snyder.

    -Ceramics Monthly, Article:The Building Blocks of a Career.

    -TEAPOTS: MAKERS AND COLLECTORS, by Dona Meilach
    Schifferbooks, May 2005.

    -500 Animals in Clay, Lark Books, 2006.

    -Ceramics Monthly, April 2005, upfront section, page 14, two images.

    -500 Teapots, Lark Books, 2002.

    -The Ceramic Design Book , Lark Books, 1997.

    -500 Figures in Clay, Lark Books, 2004.

    -Del Mano Gallery, Hot Tea 2004, 2005, 2006 Exhibition catalog.

    -Pittsford Library. My rabbits reading bookmark design was selected and printed for distribution at the Library. 2022



    Collections:

    The Cafesjian Center for the Arts, Yerevan, Armenia.

    Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY

    deYoung Museum, Sandy Besser collection, San Francisco, CA.

    Bettina Ferraro, PIttsburgh, PA.

    Victor Schanchuk Jr, Buffalo, NY.

    SHY RAbbit gallery, Colorado.

    Arthur Goldberg collection.

    Bruce Campbell, Toronto, Canada.

    Kamm Teapot Foundation.

    Sandy Besser, New Mexico.

    Joe Piccilloo, Buffalo, NY.

    Rebekah Bogard, Las Vegas, NV.

    Dean Sponge, Rochester, NY.

    Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY.

    Don Siuta, Buffalo, NY.

    Dr. Raul Herrera, Rochester, NY.

    Jane Marinsky, Buffalo, NY.

    Alexandra Von Burg, Berkeley, CA.

    Jan Christensen-Heller, Alameda, CA.

    Carter and Julia Clements, Oakland, CA.

    Jane Gottesman, Berkeley, CA.

    Kevin Kegler, Buffalo, NY.

    Richard Nickel

    Ellen Schnoll, Knoxville, TN