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MEMBERSHIP INFORMATIONParramatta Clay and Arts Incorporated. (PCAI)

About us

P.C.A.I. is a not for profit artist run initiative. Established in 2007 by a like minded group of
ceramic artists, it has successfully won the support of Parramatta City Council through seed
funding and Capital funding from other sources. It is now located in Parramatta CBD at Shop
5, 10-14 Hunter Street and has a gallery and studio set up.
The philosophy of PCAI is:
To provide a ceramic arts studio for local ceramic artists and ceramic graduates
To provide community classes and workshops
To generate income for local artists through sale of work or teaching
To encourage participation from NESB artists.
To respond to the interests of practising professional ceramists, students of ceramics,
and all those interested in Australian ceramics.
What can we offer members?
By joining PCAI you will have:
Access to Hunter Street Studio (outside class/event hours)
Participation and input at committee meetings
Opportunity to sell work in Hunter St Gallery
Participation in exhibitions and artists collaborations
Contracted teaching opportunities for those suitably qualified
Access to specialised workshops and firings; e.g. Raku firings, master classes
Free artist listing on the Parraclay website
PCAI is managed by a voluntary committee elected by the members at the AGM held in
May. All members are encouraged to contribute to events and PCAI operations.
Committee management meetings are held either at the studio bi– monthly or as advised.
How do I join?
PCAI is looking for positive, committed and active members who are willing to contribute
their time and knowledge to ensure the ongoing success of PCAI. If this sounds like you
please complete the application form provided.
Annual subscription per calendar year: $45
Joint membership (for two persons at the same address) $50
Group membership (for clubs and organizations and societies) $50
New student membership (1st time member only) $25. Student card required.
Please note that terms and conditions apply to studio use, gallery and exhibitions and
teaching. These will be supplied on request
The organisation is only as good as its members. Together, as a community our
success is your success.