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Distinguished Lecture

By |2016-03-10T12:14:10-05:00March 11th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured|

One of the highlights of NCECA is the distinguished lecture, which connects a prominent scholar or other critical voice with our audience.  For the past few years, the distinguished lecture has been graciously supported by the Chipstone Foundation, a Milwaukee-based [...]

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Reading is Fundamental

By |2015-03-02T11:48:12-05:00February 13th, 2015|Categories: 2015 Conference, Featured, Member Opportunities|

My name is Garth Johnson… and I have a problem with books. Specifically, buying and collecting them. Every year I come back from NCECA with a backbreaking load of books that I hadn’t previously heard about. Last year’s treasure was [...]

Connect with NCECA at the New York Ceramics and Glass Fair!

By |2015-01-12T10:38:48-05:00January 12th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities|

I LOVE the New York Ceramics Fair. There's nothing in the world quite like it. As vibrant and exciting as NCECA and the world of contemporary studio ceramics is, I'm always excited when something comes along to put our world [...]

NCECA Connections

By |2014-03-01T12:40:21-05:00March 1st, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee|

Earlier in the week, you learned about Topical Discussions, which are an opportunity for NCECA members to share their perspectives and skills with a wider audience. NCECA Connections are like their brother (or sister) from another mother. The main difference [...]

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Topical Discussion/NCECA Connection Proposals are Due Soon!

By |2013-09-10T08:40:30-05:00September 10th, 2013|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Milwaukee|

It's hard to overstate the importance of Topical Discussions and NCECA Connections when it comes to NCECA's programming. You've probably attended one of these sessions, and you might not even know it. For the uninitiated, Topical Discussions are an opportunity [...]

Let’s Dance!

By |2013-03-15T10:15:21-05:00March 15th, 2013|Categories: Conference Cities, Featured, Houston|Tags: , , , , |

http://youtu.be/dQaisqI6WNM Oh NCECA dance, how do I love thee? What other time to you get to kick off your inhibitions and dance with all of your clay pals? When else do you get to experience the inimitable dance moves of [...]

Topical Solutions

By |2013-03-12T11:11:06-05:00March 12th, 2013|Categories: Conference Cities, Emerging Artists, Featured, Houston|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

http://youtu.be/sfPn4oBNdZQ I can still remember the first time I attended NCECA's Topical Discussions. I think I went to the discussions because there was going to be a session on china painting, but I wandered around the ballroom where the discussions [...]

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