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2015 McKnight Ceramic Artist Fellowship and Residency Recipients

Posted on June 15, 2015

The McKnight Artist Fellowships for Ceramic Artists Program is designed to strengthen and enhance Minnesota’s artistic community, as well as significantly advance the work of Minnesota ceramic artists whose work is of exceptional artistic merit, who have already proven their abilities, and are at a career stage that is beyond emerging. Two...

Posted in Artist Grants

2015 Warren MacKenzie Advancement Awardees

Posted on May 20, 2015

Northern Clay Center is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Warren MacKenzie Advancement Awards:  Stuart Gair (Lincoln, NE) and Jacob Raeder (Chicago, IL). The grant period for each artist’s research and continued education is through May 20, 2016.

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Posted in Artist Grants

2015 Fogelberg and Anonymous Potter Studio Fellowship Recipients

Posted on May 7, 2015

Northern Clay Center’s Emerging Artist Residency programs (the Fogelberg Fellowship, now in its 9th year, and the Anonymous Potter Studio Fellowship, now in its 5th year) are designed to provide emerging ceramic artists with an...

Posted in Artist Grants

Northern Clay Center to Receive National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Posted on May 6, 2015

Through its grant-making to thousands of nonprofits each year, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) promotes opportunities for people in communities across America to experience the arts and exercise their creativity.

In the second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2015, the NEA will...

Posted in Press

Director's report: Summer 2015

Posted on April 16, 2015

While this issue of the newsletter was in its infant stages of construction, half of NCC’s staff were a thousand miles away from our desks and computers, as we joined 5,000 of our closest clay friends at the...

Posted in Director's Report

Jerome Ceramic Artist of Color Residency Program

Posted on April 15, 2015

NCC is excited to announce a new residency opportunity: the Jerome Ceramic Artist of Color Residency Program, beginning in 2016. This new, year-long residency will provide studio space, an honorarium, educational opportunities, and a funded trip to the 2017 NCECA. One Minnesota-based ceramic artist of African-American, Asian,...

Posted in Artist Grants

Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant Recipients

Posted on April 15, 2015

Northern Clay Center is proud to announce the recipients of the 2015 Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grants. The $6,000 project grants will be awarded to:

Brett Freund...

Posted in Artist Grants

Artist Interview: Laurie Shaman

Posted on April 15, 2015

One of the great joys in my work as the Sales Gallery Manager is having the opportunity to get to know the great clay makers we represent in the gallery. There are several artists from outside...

Posted in Sales Gallery, Community Interviews

Director's report: Spring 2015

Posted on February 3, 2015

Happy Spring from Northern Clay Center!! We are excited about warming temps and about looking out our windows to see colors come back into the sepia-toned, wintery Minnesota world; we are anxious to get our...

Posted in Director's Report

Community Member Profile: Steve Basile

Posted on February 3, 2015

Hometown:
Raised in Chicago. Deeply rooted in Minneapolis since 2006.

Years as a ceramic enthusiast:...

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