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Save the Date! 2019 American Pottery Festival

Posted on January 29, 2019

Join us for the 21st Annual American Pottery Festival, September 6 – 8, 2019. Our annual fundraiser will once again gather national artists representing the best in their fields and offer a diverse array of ideations, processes, and forms and surfaces. The event kicks off with our Opening Night Party on Friday, September 6, 2019. ...

Posted in American Pottery Festival, Exhibitions, Sales Gallery

NCC Activities at NCECA 2019

Posted on January 28, 2019

Northern Clay Center staff doesn’t have to travel far to participate in the 53rd annual conference, held by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), March 26 – 30, 2019. Minneapolis is hosting the upcoming conference and NCC staff, board, and what will be an army of volunteers, couldn’t be more thrilled at the less than...

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Artist Spotlight: Soojin Choi, Anonymous Artist Studio Fellow

Posted on January 28, 2019

The Emerging Artist Residency program encompasses two unique fellowships, designed to provide up to four ceramic...

Posted in Artist Grants, Artist Services

Artist Spotlight: Peter Ronan, Anonymous Artist Studio Fellow

Posted on January 28, 2019

The Emerging Artist Residency program encompasses two unique Fellowships, designed to provide up to four ceramic...

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Artist Spotlight: Maia Homstad, Fogelberg Studio Fellow

Posted on January 28, 2019

The Emerging Artist Residency program encompasses two unique fellowships, designed to provide up to four ceramic...

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Artist Spotlight: Keather Lindman, Fogelberg Studio Fellow

Posted on January 28, 2019

The Emerging Artist Residency program encompasses two unique fellowships, designed to provide up to four ceramic...

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Artist Spotlight: Peter Jadoonath

Posted on December 18, 2018

Peter Jadoonath will tell us about his 20-year love affair with a Max Beckmann painting in a moment. Perhaps, if we are already familiar with Beckmann, we could have guessed it. There is something reminiscent in Jadoonath’s wares. He gives us dynamic fields of patterned surface against uninterrupted curves of form. Sometimes he activates the...

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Artist Spotlight: Brett Freund, McKnight Artist Fellow

Posted on December 18, 2018

Brett Freund’s work incorporates color, sketching, and repetition. He intuitively constructs from slip cast parts. The result is a single product that communicates preciousness, but is manipulated with a chaotic energy. Although he essentially uses prototypes and reproducible parts, he creates decorative objects with personal, interior spaces...

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Artist Spotlight: Bryan Czibesz, McKnight Artist Resident

Posted on December 18, 2018

“I am at heart a tinkerer, and regularly working with my hands is at the core of how I engage with the world.”

Bryan Czibesz came to NCC’s McKnight Artist Residency for Ceramic Artists from the Hudson Valley, where he teaches at the State University of New York at New Paltz. Grounded in the tradition of object...

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In the Studio: 2018 Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant Progress Reports

Posted on December 18, 2018

We are more than half-way through the Jerome Ceramic Artist Project Grant award year with just over a month to their exhibition, Three Jerome Artists. We’ve checked in on our 2018 recipients to hear about their progress.

Heather Barr didn’t waste any time getting her ball mill up and running to do multiple...

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