Solo Exhibitions

2015 

Imprecise Measures, Chashama, 300 W30th Street, NYC

2013 

Vessels Oblique, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NYC

2011 

Group Forms: The Porcelain of Joan Lurie, Vessels Gallery, Boston, MA


Group Exhibitions

2021 

The 12th International Ceramics Competition, Mino, Japan

Particle and Wave: Paper Clay Illuminated, curated by Peter Held, traveling exhibition, opened 2019 ASU Art Museum, Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Daum Museum, Fuller Craft Musem

2020 

The Clay Studio National, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

2017 

Gardens on Orchard, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NYC

2016 

Devotion/Destruction: Craft Inheritance, Dorsky Gallery, LIC, NY

Round it Up!, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NYC

2015 

Art Market Hamptons, Muriel Guepin Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY

Workhouse Clay National, Workhouse Clay Arts Center, Lorton, VA

2014 

Joan Lurie/Joan Walton, Schacht Gallery, Saratoga Clay Arts Center, Saratoga, NY

Art Market Hamptons, Muriel Guepin Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY

2013 

International Ceramics Biennale, Museum of Art, Cluj, Romania

Art in Clay, juried by David McFadden, BWAC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Merry Go Round, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NYC

2 x  2 Small Scale Ceramic Sculpture Biennial, Gallery of Art, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA

Works from Our Collections, Vessels Gallery, Boston, MA

2012 

Summer Group Show, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NYC

Scope New York, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NYC 

2nd Annual Workhouse Clay National, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA

Contemporary Clay Biennial, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO

Winter Whites, Vessels Gallery, Boston, MA

2011 

The 9th International Ceramics Competition, Mino, Japan

Craft USA 2011, Silvermine Arts Center, New Canaan, CT

Affordable Art Fair, Muriel Guepin Gallery, Chicago, IL

Group Show, Muriel Guepin Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2010 

The Art of Craftsmanship Revisited, LVMH/Parsons, Governors Island, NY

12th Annual Tokyo-New York Friendship Ceramic Competition, Nippon Gallery, NYC

Scope Miami, Muriel Guepin Gallery, Miami, FL

Art Hamptons, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NY

Group Show, Vessels Gallery, Boston, MA

Group Show, Muriel Guepin Gallery, NY

2009 

Group Show, Shop Art, Brooklyn

Ceramica Multiplex, The International Festival of Postmodern Ceramics, The Croation Ceramic Association, The City Museum of Varazdin, Croatia

Feats of Clay XXII, Lincoln Arts & Culture Foundation, Lincoln, CA

Jersey Shore Clay National, M.T. Burton Gallery, Surf City, NJ

2008 

Craftforms 2008, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

17th San Angelo National Ceramic Compeition, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX

Contemporary Clay Biennial, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO

2007 

National Juried Ceramics Exhibition, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS

Clay: The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth, Xiem Clay Center Gallery, CA

History in the Making, Genesee Center for the Arts, Rochester, NY

Emerging Potters, Vessels Gallery, Boston, MA


Publications/Reviews

- The Herald News, "Fuller Craft Museum Presents: 'Particle and Wave, Paper Clay Illuminated.'" 

November 28, 2020.

- Etta Sandry, Textile Arts Center, "Devotion/Destruction Craft Inheritance at Dorsky Gallery," March 21, 2016.

- Bardo, Jeannine, Galleryell, "Devotion/Destruction," February 8, 2016.

- Baskin, Kara, "A Back Bay Brownstone with Glamour and Grace," Februrary 23, 2016.

- Clark, Garth, Editor, CFileonline.org, "Spotted This Week's Ceramics in Art," October 29, 2014.

-Scozzaro, Carrie, The Pacific Northwest Inlander, "Covering Ground," Jamnuary 23, 2013, illus.

- Lea, Robyn, "Light Luxury," Est Magazine, Issue #4, January 2012, pp. 75-77, 3 illus.

- McQuaid, Cate, The Boston Globe, "Inside Technique, Attempts at Expression," April 20, 2011.

- McQuaid, Cate, The Boston Globe, April 7, 2011, Arts: The Week Ahead, p. 2.

- Greene, Josh, Shagreene Design Blog, November 26, 2010.

- Weinstein, Michael A., New City, April 16-22, 1992.

- McCraken David, Chicago Tribune, April 17, 1992, section 7, p. 62.


Awards/Residencies/Teaching

- 1st Place Prize, Contemporary Clay Biennial, The Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO

- Honorable Mention, The 9th International Ceramics Competition, Mino, Japan

- 3rd Place Prize, 12th Annual Tokyo-New York Friendship Ceramic Competition

- Studio Artist in Residence, The Museum of Arts and Design, NY 2009-10

- Workshop Instruction/Artist, The Museum of Arts and Design, NY 2010

- The Art of Craftsmanship Revisited New York, LVMH/Parsons, 2009-2010 (Participating NY Artist)


Education

BFA Rochester Institute of Technology, Photography 1981

MFA New York University and The International Center of Photography, 1987


Joan Lurie was born in New York City.  She lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.