Specializing in contemporary ceramic art, sculpture, painting and works on paper by nationally and internationally recognized artists, the Harvey Preston Gallery is a hotbed of exciting contemporary art. With different monthly exhibits, the gallery showcases the work of established and emerging contemporary artists. Owner Sam Harvey, a ceramic artists who brings deep passion and knowledge of the art world to the gallery context. Works represented at the gallery span the breadth of contemporary art.
“One of the things we do best at the gallery is bring innovative contemporary ceramic art to the Aspen art scene,” says co-owner Sam Harvey. “During the past 10 years of our gallery, ceramics has also become a hot topic in the larger contemporary art world. Our goal is to have works that make you think and that ask the viewer to participate in a dialogue with the artist.”
Sam Harvey is a ceramic artists with extensive knowledge and passion for the ceramic arts.
Sam Harvey received his MFA from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University (2001) and BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute (1984). He has been an artist in residence at Sun Valley Center and Anderson Ranch Arts Center. He has taught and nationally and internationally, including at Anderson Ranch and in Nepal, Taiwan and Japan. He has shown nationally at such venues as Lill Street Arts Center, Chicago; Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe; Trax Gallery, Berkeley,Ca.