October 14 – November, 2023

Blanc De Chine – Hangzhou, China

What a happy surprise to discover my work “Wave Forms” received a Blanc De Chine Jury Prize! Sending my deep gratitude to the esteemed ICAA jury for the honor.

“The Blanc de Chine International Ceramic Art Award (ICAA) is an international competition for ceramic art normally held every two years, aiming to bring together the world’s outstanding ceramic artists, and to rethink, define and extend the dimensions and depth of ceramic art with their vision, creativity and artistic techniques. Innovative white porcelain works at the forefront of contemporary ceramic art will be awarded according to the selection and evaluation of the jury committee.”

September 1st, 2023

The September issue of Ceramics Monthly magazine features an article about my ceramics practice: A Pure Visual Beauty Born From Logic” by Ting Ju Shao.

I owe this honor to ceramist and author Ting Ju Shao – many thanks for your creative and poetic writing!

Read, and listen to(!), the article here.

“Goudy has transformed the codes of cosmic mysteries and wonders into his new creations.” —Ting Ju Shao

Originally appeared in the September 2023 issue of Ceramics Monthly and used with permission of The American Ceramic Society.

June 1st, 2023

The focus of Studio Potter‘s June 2023 issue is contemporary ceramics design, and I’m honored to be included with an article about my process and design approach, entitled Mathematics in Porcelain.

Sending special thanks to editor and curator Randi O’Brian for her help and support…

“At a conceptual level, my current work is essentially math made physical or mathematics in porcelain.” —Mark Goudy

September 22 – November 5, 2023

A couple of new Wave Form Objects for Abel Contemporary’s Ceramics Invitational.

For the 20th year, Abel Contemporary Gallery will host an invitational of new works by ceramicists from across the country. The show will be available in person and online, featuring the work of: Rickie Barnett, Tom Bartel, Lisa Belsky, Wesley T Brown, Sandra Byers, Winthrop Byers, Rob Cartelli, Kelly Connole, Chase Gamblin, Daniel Garver, Mark Goudy, Lynne Hobaica, Tom Jaszczak, Kyle Johns, Kate Marotz, Marlene Miller, Rachelle Miller, Ryan Myers, Charlie Olson, Matt Repsher, Liza Riddle, Katie Bosley Sabin, Juliane Shibata, Timea Tihanyi.

August 1-26, 2023

Thank you Antoinette Badenhorst for curating the Ceramics Invitational at the Gumtree Museum of Art in Tupelo, Mississippi.

This exhibit is part of the 2nd annual Mississippi Clay Conference taking place over the weekend of August 24-26 in Tupelo.

Sponsored by MS Clayworks.

Februrary 1 – April 30, 2023

Sacramento, California

I’m thrilled to have been asked to show my work at the Crocker Art Museum along with six other artists from the Crocker-Kingsley Exhibition (see below.) Sending my appreciation to Curator of Ceramics, Rachel Gotlieb, and Chief Curator Scott Shields for the selection.

December 3, 2022 – January 14, 2023

Roseville, California

The biennial Crocker-Kingsley art competition continues a tradition that began in 1926 through a collaboration between the Crocker Art Museum and the Kingsley Art Club. This year marks the 81st iteration of the competition. The exhibit is curated by Emma Saperstein, Chief Curator and Director of Education at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art.

My entry for this competition is my largest and most convoluted “Wave Form Object” to date. This particular design uses a sine wave cycle ratio of 4 against 5, which in musical terms would be a major third. The oscillations line up at the bottom, and again at the rim, but in between the ridges and valleys cast unexpected patterns of light and shadow across the curved form.

November 4 – December 17, 2022

Oakland, California

A few years ago I spent the better part of a year experimenting and working on a series of balancing sculptural kilnformed dot-field glass objects. I’m really happy to be showing this work again, this time locally at Manna Gallery in Oakland.

“Warm Glass” is an exhibition of work by five artists working in kilnformed glass: Sylvia Chesson, Mark Lightfoot, Bruce Pizzichillo, Mark Schatz, and me.

Opens for the 1st Friday Oakland Art Murmur November 4, with the artist reception Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 2-4pm.

December 18, 2021 – November 30, 2022

Jingdezhen, China

I am extremely honored to be awarded the Kito Prize in the JICB exhibition in Jingdezhen, China. The award comes with an invitation for a residency at the International Studio at Jingdezhen Ceramic University for up to 3 months, sometime in the next 2 years. Very exciting!

September 16 – November 6, 2022

Stoughton, Wisconsin

photo by Ann Orlowski

You can find my works at Abel Gallery online here.

August 5 – October 29, 2022

Denver, Colorado

“The word “intention” comes to mind when observing the ceramic work of Mark Goudy and Liza Riddle. While each artist’s ceramics are diametrically opposed and stylistically different, their work exudes intentionality: It is deliberate, purposeful, and highly engaging.” —Jonathan Kaplan, Plinth Gallery

Click to see all of Liza’s and my work and from our Symbiosis exhibit.

October 1, 2021 – April 30, 2022

Gyeonggi, South Korea

I’m really gratified that my origami series work Counterpoint, received an honorable mention at the Korea International Ceramic Biennale!

I had planned to be at the Museum for the opening in October, but alas the virus had other ideas…

March 12-19, 2022

Berkeley, California

Concurrent with NCECA 2022 in Sacramento, artists around the greater Bay Area opened their studios for the community and conference goers as part of East Bay Clay Roots.

Selvin Studios featured an exhibit and open studio showing the works of Nancy Selvin, Liza Riddle, and Mark Goudy.


September – December, 2021

San Francisco, California

Words Without Translation – DZINE Gallery

Words Without Translation, a two-artist exhibition featuring works of photography by Davey Whitcraft and ceramic art by Mark Goudy.

“Light, space, and form are central concerns for both artists, while both of their processes incorporate technological invention in creating a visual language of new representations and forms. These artists share a unified conceptual vision of the role of the mind in experiencing a work of art: what is translated in the mind through spatial memory and what cannot be translated in naming a complex idea and emotion.” —Philip Bewley, curator.

Photo by Ekatarina Izmestieva.

March 7 – April 22, 2021

Le Fel, France

Liza and I were super excited to return to our favorite place, Galerie du Don, this time showing with some of our all-time heroes: Arnold Annen, Curtis Benzle , and Joan Serra!

This was my first showing of a whole new body of work from my pandemic project – the shell series, the waveform series and the origami series.

Our exhibit in the main gallery is over, but our works are still on display and available for sale at Galerie du Don.