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 the past 16 years. Burton earned his BA at Roanoke College and MA and MFA at 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

Contact gallery for availability or commissions.

Matt Burton Etsy shop


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

"Causeway Bridge Sunset", Stoneware Mug

Open Water Series, Sunset


"Surfer", Stoneware Mug

Open Water Series, Beach

"Breaching Whale", Stoneware Mug

Open Water Series, Ocean

"Breaching Whale", Stoneware Pitcher

Open Water Series, Ocean

"Beach Day", Stoneware Wine Bucket

Open Water Series, Beach

"Lighthouse", Stoneware Mug

Open Water Series, Ocean

"Shipping Lane", Stoneware Cream and Sugar

Open Water Series, Ocean

"Summer Sunset", Stoneware Jar

Open Water Series, Sunset

Matt Burton Original Design Mugs

All of these mugs are original designs made by Matt Burton, they are available at any quantity. Some of these designs include beach and holiday themes. All mugs are dishwasher and microwave safe. For larger orders, please contact Matt.


  • 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


Summer 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 *