The Clay On the Wall national juried exhibition concept was originally created by clay artist and associate professor Juan Granados of Texas Tech University in the mid-1990s. This exhibition has been staged variously since then at Eastern Washington University in Cheney, Washington (1996), Kansas State University (1999) and several times previously at Texas Tech University.
Juror: Elaine Henry is currently the Associate Editor of the international ceramics publications Ceramics: Art & Perception and Ceramics Technical. She served as the Chair of the Departments of Art at Emporia State University and began teaching at ESU in 1996. Henry served as the President of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) from 2002
to 2004. She is currently a Fellow of that group. She is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics and has served as President and in other board capacities on local and state arts organizations.
The jurors statement can be read here: