Matt Burton


 Matt Burton is an artist and has been the artistic director, pottery instructor and owner of the m.t.burton gallery & 19th Street Clay Studio for over 20 years. Burton earned his BA from Roanoke College and MA and MFA from Stephen F. Austin State University.  


Some of Burton’s additional curatorial credits associated with NCECA include: “Mish-Mash”, (Charlotte) “Emergence Theory”, (Charlotte) “Another Mish-Mash”, (Kansas City) “Continuance” (San Diego) “Play Outside: Clay Beyond Interior Space” (Indianapolis), Mish-Mash Redux” (Indianapolis), “The Big Show” (Indianapolis) “Mish-Mash Again” (Baltimore), “Potters of the Mid-Atlantic” (Baltimore) “Veneration” (Phoenix) “Mish-Mash Strikes Back”, (Philadelphia), “Pictures On Pots”, (Philadelphia) “Organitect” (Philadelphia)

Open Water Series

Fall 2020 visit gallery store to view and purchase available mugs from this series.

More mugs and pottery by Matt available for purchase below.

Contact gallery for more information or commissions.

Matt Burton Etsy shop


Phone: 609-494-0006 or 609-713-9897

Matt Burton online shop

Fall mug

Stoneware, 16 oz. dishwasher and microwave safe


  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

LBI porcelain mug

14 fluid oz.Dishwasher and microwave safe.



  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Starfish Cannister

Stoneware, 7.5" x 5"  



  • Sold Out

Large Sunset Bowl featuring Channel Markers, No Wake Buoy and Seagull

Stoneware, 11 1/4" x 11 1/4" x 3 1/2", dishwasher and microwave safe


  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1

Sunset Pitcher

Stoneware, 52 fluid oz, 


  • Available
  • Ships within 1-3 days1


Sea Remnant Series

Heart Head Series

All piece for sale, price upon request.


m.t.burton gallery & 19th St. Clay Studio

1819 N. Long Beach Blvd. 

Surf City, NJ, 08008

p 609-494-0006

c 609-713-9897


Fall hours:

Mondays 10:00 - 5:00 pm

Tuesdays by appointment

Wednesday 10:00 - 5:00 pm

Thursdays 10:00 - 5:00 pm

Fridays 10:00 - 5:00 pm

Saturdays 10:00 - 5:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 - 5:00 pm


* Times subject to change please call ahead *