City Hall Exhibits

City Hall Art Gallery


330 West 20th Avenue San Mateo, 94403
(650) 522-7040

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Pottery, Jan Schachter
July 2, 2021 - August 31, 2021 

Jan Schachter is a potter who started working in clay at 4 years old.  She graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, with a B.S. in Microbiology in 1963.  Since moving to California in 1978, Jan has been a full-time potter who enjoys making pots for everyday use.  Each pot is a subtle variation of a form - usually created in a series.  She has had pots in numerous national and international exhibitions and competitions.  In addition, Jan is an advocate for crafts and the life of a craft person, serving on many arts associations and foundation boards.

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