m.t.burton gallery

Located at 1819 N. Long Beach Blvd. Surf City, NJ, 08008. 

Call us at 609-494-0006 for gallery hours and info. 



The m.t.burton gallery, established in 2000, represents national and regional artists. We exhibit pottery, sculpture, paintings and photography. We also offer pottery classes in our studio. 


We are located in Surf City, on Long Beach Island, off the southern coast of New Jersey, approximately 60 miles east of Philadelphia. mt.burton gallery has many unique handmade and wheel-thrown pottery pieces. In our gallery, you will discover all types of ceramics that include stoneware, porcelain, majolica ware, wood-fired, and pit-fired pieces. Over two dozen ceramic artists produce work for sale at our gallery.


Upcoming Events

11th Annual LBI Artists Open Studio Tour Saturday June 25th & Sunday June 26th

2016 Calendar

MAY 21-JUNE 7, 
Marjorie Amon: "Vintage at the Shore" 
photography & book signing.
Live music by: Grace Guggenheim
JUNE 10-12, 
Summer Art Opener
Franny Andahazy, paintings; Alice McEnerney Cook, paintings; Vincent Damiano Photography; Jason Huber, mosaics; Janet Nelson, paintings; Linda Ramsay, paintings; Sara Setzer Feltworks  
"Community: Potters of the Philadelphia Clay Studio"front gallery 
Jeffie Brewer, "Days Like This", steel sculpture in garden
Graham Preston, "Inside Passing", paintings, back gallery 
 All shows through July 12 JUNE 11-12, 
Friday: Shore Fire Grille & live music by Tom Gutchigian
Saturday: Clam bake, fire juggler David Ramsay, 
 live music by Michael Engesser and Nicotine & Brown
CERAMIC demo with Ken Beidler, in clay studio"Assembling Clay Baskets: Throwing to Handbuilding", 
FREE- space limited, must contact gallery to reserve spot 
email: mtburtongallery@gmail.com 
Call: 609-713-9897 or 609-494-0006
JUNE 25-26, 
LBI Artists Open Studio Tour, 10-4 pm
Featuring: Matt Burton, pottery, 
Alice McEnerney Cook, paintings & 
Ann Kinney, photography
Julia Galloway: New Pottery 
JULY 29-30, 
Handcrafted Excellence: 
Raul Frisneda Jewelry
Erin Endicott: Paintings & Embroidery
Live music by: Scott Hallock
Garden State Pottery II
   Matt Burton, Bruce Dehnert, David Gamber, Barbara Hanselman, Marie Elaine Lanza,Terry Plasket, Eric Rempe, Jackie Sandro, Linda Shusterman, Collette Smith, David Voll, Alan Willoughby and David Wright


Majorie Amon: "Vintage at the Shore"

Saturday, May 21: 6:00 - 9:00pm

Join us for an opening reception and book signing with photographer Marjorie Amon

for her solo exhibition, "Vintage at the Shore", on view May 21 - June 7. 


Julia Galloway, Teapot

Artist Opportunities

The m.t.burton gallery is currently seeking new potters and artists, solo and group exhibition proposals, and art installation proposals. 


Open to any and all mediums. 


Space available for installations would include the back gallery, (19' x 10' x 7.5') or the sculpture garden.


Times for group or solo exhibitions are based on availability.


Proposals should include:

Artist(s) name and primary contact information.

Cover letter.


Artist resume.

Artist statement.

Diagrams, sketchs or images of proposed installation or exhibition.


Open deadline.


Email proposals and inquiries to mtburtongallery@gmail.com.