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Emerging Artist Adam Chau

By |2018-05-18T14:47:49-05:00May 7th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Adam Chau - Essay about influence and idea development  "My clay journey started early - my family opperated a bakery when I was growing up and I learned commercial-level baking at a very young age; it was shortly after that [...]

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2018 NCECA Emerging Artists

By |2018-02-26T22:02:49-05:00February 26th, 2018|Categories: 2018 Exhibitions, 2018 Programming, Emerging Artists, Featured|

Saturday morning, at the end of the conference, I always look forward to the emerging artist presentation. I find these talks to be tremendously energizing, full of good will and optimistic for the future. I relish in how the presenters [...]

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Reconnecting with 2017 Emerging Artist Kate Roberts

By |2017-11-29T14:28:02-05:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured|

Since the conclusion of the 2017 conference in Portland, Oregon, 2017 NCECA Emerging Artist, Kate Roberts, navigated the end of the academic year at her teaching post as a lecturer in the 3D4M: ceramics+glass+sculpture program in the School of Art+Art [...]

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A Conversation with Jessica Brandl, 2017 NCECA Emerging Artist

By |2017-11-03T12:01:01-05:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: 2017 Conference, 2017 Exhibitions, Emerging Artists, Featured, Member Stories, Portland|Tags: , , , , , |

Jessica Brandl, one NCECA’s 2017 Emerging Artists has had a busy time since delivering an outstanding presentation on the final day of the conference in Portland, Oregon. Over the summer, she relocated from Philadelphia, where she had been teaching at [...]

A Conversation with Judd Schiffman, 2017 NCECA Emerging Artist

By |2017-04-20T10:45:52-05:00April 20th, 2017|Categories: 2017 Conference, Emerging Artists, Featured|

Shortly after the NCECA 2017 conference, "Future Flux" became "Past Flux", I returned home and began editing conference sessions to post online.  As I did this, I contemplated the 2017 "class" of emerging artists and all of their presentations.  In the [...]

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Interconnected Forms

By |2018-10-30T09:01:55-05:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: 2016 Exhibitions, Emerging Artists, Featured|Tags: , |

"In the world of everything that is already made, the moment of reinvention consists of taking apart something that is known, to reconstruct something that is unknown." Bobby Tso's approach to forms in the post-industrial world is both whimsical and [...]

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NCECA Emerging Artists 2017

By |2017-03-09T23:26:20-05:00March 8th, 2017|Categories: 2017 Exhibitions, Emerging Artists, Featured|

The National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts has selected the 2017 Emerging Artists. This year’s applicant pool was outstanding, which made it that much more challenging for the jurors to make our final selections. This year the jury [...]

Peter Morgan, the Ornithologist

By |2016-10-12T12:58:58-05:00October 13th, 2016|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured|

If it weren’t for ceramics, Peter Morgan would travel down the path of science, and study birds.  More specifically, the Harlequin Duck.  Peter is also a Minnesota Twins fan, as was evident with him wearing a Twin Cities cap during [...]

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Apply Now: NCECA EMERGING ARTISTS 2017

By |2016-06-09T12:23:38-05:00June 9th, 2016|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured|

The Emerging artist deadline is quickly approaching.  June 15. 2016 APPLY! Why not?!!! This is going to be a very important year as we embark on the 51st year of NCECA's history and the beginning of the next 50, with the [...]

Joanna Poag, NCECA Emerging Artist

By |2016-05-20T12:42:01-05:00May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured|

The work of Joanna Poag centers around the concept of homeostasis, the process in which a system maintains stability through self-regulation. Homeostasis is most applicable to living creatures, but Poag reinterprets the concept through her work in ceramics. Ceramic art [...]

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Joanna Poag Presentation

By |2016-05-17T07:17:57-05:00May 17th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, Emerging Artists, Videos|

If you missed NCECA's Saturday morning Emerging Artist Presentations, catch Joanna Poag's presentation right here!  And be sure to follow the blog and keep an eye out for an insightful essay on Joanna from on of our new guest bloggers, coming soon! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c30S5hqfd-A

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Officially Announcing the 2016 Emerging Artists

By |2016-03-04T15:56:00-05:00March 4th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Exhibitions, Emerging Artists, Featured|

The National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts has selected the 2016 Emerging Artists. This year’s applicant pool was outstanding, which made it that much more challenging for the jurors to make our final selections. The selection committee, Jim [...]

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The Poetics of Growth: Andy Casto, Emerging Artist

By |2016-02-02T14:45:04-05:00February 2nd, 2016|Categories: 2015 Conference, Emerging Artists, Featured, Videos|

Rationality is what we do to organize the world, to make it possible to predict.  Art is the rehearsal for the inapplicability and failure of that process -Brian Eno In both his article for the NCECA Journal (p26) as well [...]

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one day, late in the afternoon

By |2016-01-05T11:51:17-05:00January 5th, 2016|Categories: 2015 Conference, Emerging Artists, Featured, Videos|

In her article in the 2015 NCECA Journal, Kelly O'Briant writes Individuals develop habits, patterns, and rituals that ultimately expose much about the human condition.  These practices exist within our communication, our daily routines, and even our relationships.  I am [...]

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