Epperson Gallery of Ceramic Arts Present the First Annual National Ceramic Art Competition "Clay Matters". Our juror this year was Beth Ann Gerstein, Executive Director of the American Museum of Ceramic Arts. Opening Reception March 23, 4:00-6:00. Our mission is to support and promote Contemporary Ceramic Arts in the Bay Area. Proudly supporting our community by engaging in local events and raising awareness of the Arts since 1996.