Nick Earl (Stillwater, Minnesota) received his BA in art from the University of Vermont, Burlington, in 2011, and apprenticed with potter Dick Cooter in Two Harbors, Minnesota, from 2012 – 2014. He currently maintains his studio at Abnet Farm just north of Stillwater. Earl’s wheel-thrown pots are influenced by medieval Korean, Japanese, and English pottery, as well as by nature, food, and imperfection.
Red Wing Collectors Society Foundation Award
The Red Wing Collectors Society Foundation Award is granted annually to one person at an early stage of his or her career, who demonstrates talent and skill as a potter or as an art historian studying the history of ceramics, and commitment to the field of pottery as a maker or a historian.
The 2019 Red Wing Collectors Society Foundation Award recipient in the exhibition is Nick Earl.