Artaxis

is creating an evolving international and independent network of artists

18

patrons

$236

per month
Artaxis is working towards its goal of building a new website that better serves our community and represents our dynamic membership. Please consider becoming a Patreon supporter who helps us reach our goal and provides sustaining support for our programming. Learn more about this project at https://artaxis.org/new-website-fundraiser/

Artaxis a registered 501(c)3 non-profit art organization entirely funded by donations and prospective member application fees. Our mission is to provide a peer-reviewed source of contemporary artwork in ceramics and sculpture. Utilized as a resource by instructors, students, gallerists, curators, the general public, and contemporary artists, Artaxis.org strives to promote and enrich the field, while functioning as a direct and unobtrusive conduit between viewer and artist. Learn more about Artaxis at https://artaxis.org/

Our website hosts the artwork over 700 artists in 50 countries worldwide. Thousands of people use our website everyday to find peer-reviewed work in ceramics and sculpture.

Some words from our supporters:

"Artaxis is the generous effort of a few highlighting the brilliant talent of many. I feel fortunate to be included in such good company and am thrilled to be able to give back to this valuable resource." - James Aarons

"Artaxis is a vital and vibrant resource. As an artist, it helps me reach out to an interested audience. As an educator, I can direct my students to the site to learn about high quality artists and their work." - Anna Callouri Holcombe

"As artists, we get asked to donate time, artwork, and money to many worthy causes every year. Although I cannot afford to help with all of them, I do try to help fund Artaxis. The dedicated folks at Artaxis spend countless hours and money providing over 700 hundred artists with a professional portfolio page and exposure to students, educators, gallery owners and collectors around the world. For that I am honored, grateful, and happy to contribute." - Eric Van Eimeren

"Artaxis has become an important hub on one of the many wheels of contemporary clay, and I am not only honored to be a part of it, but indebted to it’s creators for their tireless efforts. I am compelled to support this resource as it supports me." - Stephanie Lanter

Some of our programs:

Artaxis Fellowship
The Artaxis Fellowship program is intended to increase diversity, equity, and access in the ceramic arts, with the explicit goal of adding unique perspectives across the field. This year, we offered two fellowships, each one worth up to $2,000, to fund a two-week summer workshop in ceramics at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. The fellowships will cover room, board, tuition, and up to $500 for travel to and from Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Deer Isle, Maine, USA. More about the Artaxis Fellowship can be found at https://artaxis.org/fellowship/



Artaxis Conversations
Artaxis Conversations is an annual event where we create and promote live and pre-recorded videos of artists talking about their work and communicating with each other about important issues in the field. Artaxis Conversations takes place during National Clay Week in October of each year. More about this program can be found at https://artaxis.org/conversations/


Tiers
Friend
$2.50 or more per month

The satisfaction of chipping in a little bit each month to keep Artaxis running! Every amount helps to keep our programming running and our website operating smoothly.

Contributor
$5 or more per month

Be entered to win our monthly giveaway! Have your name listed on our Donor's page on the Artaxis website as a Patreon Contributor.

Supporter
$10 or more per month

You'll be entered to win our monthly giveaway. Your name will be be listed on our website AND with a link to your own website.

Sustainer
$20 or more per month

Your name will be entered into our monthly giveaway! Your name will be be listed on our Donor's page with a link to your own website that includes a thumbnail of your work, your business, or your studio. Artists and art related businesses only please.

Patron
$100 or more per month

Your name, artwork, company name, or studio will be prominently displayed on our Donor's page with a banner-style image that is linked to your own website. The banner image design will be yours (with approved from Artaxis). Artists and art related businesses only please. Our website receives over a half a million visitors each year.

Goals
18 of 25 patrons
We give away a ceramic object EACH MONTH to one of our Patreon supporters. If you sign up for 5 bucks a month or more, you'll be eligible to win! Our August giveaway is this awesome ceramic plate by Mike Cinelli! To find out more about Mike's work, check out his Artaxis page at https://artaxis.org/mike-cinelli/

This work will be given away to one of our Patreon supports on August 5th, so get signed up now to be eligible to win!


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Artaxis is working towards its goal of building a new website that better serves our community and represents our dynamic membership. Please consider becoming a Patreon supporter who helps us reach our goal and provides sustaining support for our programming. Learn more about this project at https://artaxis.org/new-website-fundraiser/

Artaxis a registered 501(c)3 non-profit art organization entirely funded by donations and prospective member application fees. Our mission is to provide a peer-reviewed source of contemporary artwork in ceramics and sculpture. Utilized as a resource by instructors, students, gallerists, curators, the general public, and contemporary artists, Artaxis.org strives to promote and enrich the field, while functioning as a direct and unobtrusive conduit between viewer and artist. Learn more about Artaxis at https://artaxis.org/

Our website hosts the artwork over 700 artists in 50 countries worldwide. Thousands of people use our website everyday to find peer-reviewed work in ceramics and sculpture.

Some words from our supporters:

"Artaxis is the generous effort of a few highlighting the brilliant talent of many. I feel fortunate to be included in such good company and am thrilled to be able to give back to this valuable resource." - James Aarons

"Artaxis is a vital and vibrant resource. As an artist, it helps me reach out to an interested audience. As an educator, I can direct my students to the site to learn about high quality artists and their work." - Anna Callouri Holcombe

"As artists, we get asked to donate time, artwork, and money to many worthy causes every year. Although I cannot afford to help with all of them, I do try to help fund Artaxis. The dedicated folks at Artaxis spend countless hours and money providing over 700 hundred artists with a professional portfolio page and exposure to students, educators, gallery owners and collectors around the world. For that I am honored, grateful, and happy to contribute." - Eric Van Eimeren

"Artaxis has become an important hub on one of the many wheels of contemporary clay, and I am not only honored to be a part of it, but indebted to it’s creators for their tireless efforts. I am compelled to support this resource as it supports me." - Stephanie Lanter

Some of our programs:

Artaxis Fellowship
The Artaxis Fellowship program is intended to increase diversity, equity, and access in the ceramic arts, with the explicit goal of adding unique perspectives across the field. This year, we offered two fellowships, each one worth up to $2,000, to fund a two-week summer workshop in ceramics at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. The fellowships will cover room, board, tuition, and up to $500 for travel to and from Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Deer Isle, Maine, USA. More about the Artaxis Fellowship can be found at https://artaxis.org/fellowship/



Artaxis Conversations
Artaxis Conversations is an annual event where we create and promote live and pre-recorded videos of artists talking about their work and communicating with each other about important issues in the field. Artaxis Conversations takes place during National Clay Week in October of each year. More about this program can be found at https://artaxis.org/conversations/


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Tiers
Friend
$2.50 or more per month

The satisfaction of chipping in a little bit each month to keep Artaxis running! Every amount helps to keep our programming running and our website operating smoothly.

Contributor
$5 or more per month

Be entered to win our monthly giveaway! Have your name listed on our Donor's page on the Artaxis website as a Patreon Contributor.

Supporter
$10 or more per month

You'll be entered to win our monthly giveaway. Your name will be be listed on our website AND with a link to your own website.

Sustainer
$20 or more per month

Your name will be entered into our monthly giveaway! Your name will be be listed on our Donor's page with a link to your own website that includes a thumbnail of your work, your business, or your studio. Artists and art related businesses only please.

Patron
$100 or more per month

Your name, artwork, company name, or studio will be prominently displayed on our Donor's page with a banner-style image that is linked to your own website. The banner image design will be yours (with approved from Artaxis). Artists and art related businesses only please. Our website receives over a half a million visitors each year.