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On a Grecian Urn: A Pacifist Goes to War. The work of Adam Shiverdecker

By |2014-08-23T11:59:44-05:00July 10th, 2014|Categories: Emerging Artists, Exhibitions, Featured|

Adam Shiverdecker's newest work, a solo exhibit at Greenwich House Pottery's Jane Hartsook Gallery titled "On a Grecian Urn" opened July 10 and runs through August 7, 2014. You can find him online at www.adamshiverdecker.com  At first glance, even through [...]

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The Veil Between: New Work from Lindsay Pichaske

By |2014-06-25T15:34:55-05:00June 25th, 2014|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Member Stories|

“What separates human from animal? What borders exist between the real and the imagined, the beautiful and the repugnant, the living and dying, the animate and inanimate?” So reads the anchor of Lindsay Pichaske’s thesis, and it’s a good anchor [...]

Reclaiming Tacit Knowledge: A Portrait of Zimra Beiner

By |2014-04-28T08:18:29-05:00April 28th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Emerging Artists, Featured, Milwaukee|

The initial and easy assessment of Zimra Beiner the person? Mind you, “easy” means from a distance. Watching someone who is naturally engulfed in observing his world and is not particularly concerned with how the world is observing him will [...]

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Emerging Artists

By |2014-02-12T18:23:04-05:00February 14th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Emerging Artists, Exhibitions, Featured, Milwaukee|

NCECA is pleased to introduce you to this year’s six Emerging Artists!  Zimra Beiner, Renee Brown, Mel Griffin, Lauren Mabry, David Peters and Adam Shiverdecker have been selected amongst almost 90 applicants for our 2014 Emerging Artists Program.  This year’s [...]

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Interviewing NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Amber Ginsburg

By |2014-02-08T09:49:07-05:00February 10th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Emerging Artists, Featured, Houston|Tags: |

Amber Ginsburg works frequently with clay but her work responds to histories, locations and narratives in a way that is not bound by specific materials or methods of expression.  She often works collaboratively and engages audiences in a participatory manner, [...]

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NCECA presentation at CAA conference

By |2014-01-24T13:17:23-05:00January 24th, 2014|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured|

NCECA is excited to announce its presentation at the 2014 College Art Association Conference.  Come show NCECA and two of our 2013 Emerging Artists some love on February 14th from 5:30-7:00pm at the Hilton Chicago.  This presentation is fully open [...]

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Interviewing ceramic artist Lauren Gallaspy

By |2014-01-15T15:07:18-05:00January 20th, 2014|Categories: Conference Cities, Emerging Artists, Featured, Houston|Tags: , , , , |

NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Lauren Gallaspy's work spans many disciplines including functional and sculptural ceramics, painting, and drawing.  Through all of her work there is a theme of exposure, a sense of expressing tangibly that which is not immediately visible. [...]

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interviewing NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Brian R Jones

By |2013-10-05T10:05:39-05:00October 3rd, 2013|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Houston|Tags: , , , |

NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Brian R Jones is a contemporary ceramic artist.  His functional pottery combines slip coated earthenware, drawing and bright fluid glazes.  Based in Portland, Brian is also the host of the Jonescast, a podcast where he interviews others [...]

New Opportunity for Emerging Artist Applicants! Arts/Industry Residency at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

By |2013-08-19T07:27:10-05:00August 19th, 2013|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured|

Great new news hot off the press! NCECA has partnered with the John Michael Kohler Arts Center's Arts/Industry residency program to offer a 2-3 month ceramics residency for one Emerging Artist applicant! This opportunity arose from the concurrent timing of [...]

2014 Emerging Artist Open Call

By |2013-08-09T08:52:36-05:00August 12th, 2013|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Milwaukee|Tags: , , |

Greetings NCECA fans and especially to those of you who are interested in applying for our 2014 Emerging Artists award! It is that time of year when we are seeking the most promising early-career artists in our field to shine at [...]

Interviewing NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Lindsay Pichaske

By |2013-07-09T10:15:30-05:00July 9th, 2013|Categories: Conference Cities, Emerging Artists, Featured, Houston|Tags: , , , , , |

NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Lindsay Pichaske's work defies classification, blurring boundaries and existing on the threshold between human and animal.  Her figurative animal sculptures are incredibly detailed and refined.  They are completed with precision and accuracy yet allow a vast [...]

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Interviewing NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Linda Swanson

By |2013-06-19T19:08:50-05:00June 19th, 2013|Categories: Emerging Artists, Houston|Tags: , , , , |

NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Linda Swanson makes us think about ceramic materials in a new and dynamic way.  Her installation, site specific, fired and unfired work all has an emphasis on time, material and transformation.  Linda generously shared her time [...]

NCECA’s 2013 Emerging Artists

By |2013-04-10T21:43:49-05:00April 10th, 2013|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Houston|

I am a potter living in the remote mountain town of Nelson, BC, Canada where I make functional ceramics with an emphasis on texture, pattern and use.  This year, ss the recipient of the NCECA/Crafthaus  2013 blogger scholarship I am [...]

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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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